Their inspiring rendition of Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah” 18 months ago had to be virtual

Image by Gerd Altman on Pixabay

Some folks turn away in disgust, while others understand the daily struggles for food, shelter, and a shower

Image by Ilse Orsel from Pixabay

The NIMBY Brigade

The timing of the emails was too close for it to be a random event

Imaage by Master Tux from Pixabay


Holding back international recognition of the Taliban instills hope the restrictions on women’s rights will be lifted

What does the future hold? (Image by Amber Clay from Pixabay)


A true story of how I found, lost, then found him again months later

Image by Neil Grabowsky/Montclair Film on wikimedia commons


Thrifty Words 100 Challenge #34: Undaunted

Image by Robert Cutts on flickr


In the footsteps of self-help torchbearers who lit the way, I won’t disappoint

Image by S. Hermann & F. Richter from Pixabay


Growing your tresses can be stressful — but I won’t give up

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GiaB writing prompt #2–2 time

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Caroline de Braganza

Wise Old Woman (WOW). Forever curious. Emotional Health, Self, Politics, Society, Spirit and Music. Essayist, Poet, Humorist.

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