Author: Alisa

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The Garment and the Veil

With snow-white veil and garments as of flame, She stands before thee, who so long ago Filled thy young heart with passion and the woe From which thy song and all its splendors came;...

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Unfailing Words

“I’ll sit with you.” In essence, that’s all you have to do. That’s all you need to say. Sometimes we encounter a friend, ward member, or family member who is in so much pain, we feel...

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Personal Rituals

Last week, my family made our annual trek up the canyon to a small grove of bristlecone pine trees clinging to the edge of a cliff. That cliff overlooks the beautiful Virgin River Valley,...

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The Platinum Rule

by Alisa “Do not do unto others as you would expect they should do unto you. Their tastes may not be the same.” – George Bernard Shaw “The golden rule is a good standard...