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50 Things I'm Thankful For

Retired counselor, 341 short stories published by FSU. I have 4 sons, love sharing photography, writing, love travel, sunshine, sea & Grace.



  1. My family & My grandson Taron;
  2. People who I love;
  3. Awakenings;
  4. kindness;
  5. Spring;
  6. Every morning;
  7. Forgiveness;
  8. Great sandwiches;
  9. Champagne,
  10. The times in between dental visits,
  11. Innocence,
  12. Being able to laugh at myself; a sense of humor
  13. France
  14. Seeing my sons grow into fine men;
  15. Words; using them to express feelings,
  16. Garlic;
  17. Yoga;
  18. All my senses, especially the sixth sense we all have;
  19. A spiritual touch;
  20. The ocean
  21. Sushi
  22. Travel to exotic places
  23. Hugs
  24. Butterflies
  25. Love... in any disguise
  26. A home
  27. Nature in all its magnificence
  28. Entertainment.
  29. Fire; warmth/glow/fireside/cozy/snuggles
  30. Google Search
  31. Self awareness and Self respect
  32. Pork Chops, Steaks, Lobster: Food! (Homer Simpson drool )
  33. Health
  34. Sunshine, especially in winter
  35. The earth in all its glory
  36. Animals in the wild (and in the home )
  37. Kittens who purr under my chin
  38. Babies who sigh close to my skin
  39. Eye contact
  40. Honesty/vulnerability
  41. Love-making
  42. Almost all kind of music (except my youngest son's Screamo Hard Rock Heavy Metal) although I try, (God knows, I try)...
  43. Thanks again and again for each day I stay fit
  44. Strength, yeah... I can do stuff!
  45. Possibilities - anything is possible if we believe and want it enough.
  46. Hope ~ at times when things seem so bleak,
  47. Books
  48. Imagination
  49. The creator for this magnificent thing called life.
  50. Smiles, laughter and tears.

(I have hundreds more, but these just came out as I sat to write - so I'm not going to edit - I'll just leave it).

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