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Snow day!

A moment in winter.
A moment in winter.

Snow was falling,
so much like stars
filling the dark trees
that one could easily imagine
its reason for being was nothing more
than prettiness.

~ Mary Oliver

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It’s possible

All fluffed out for winter.
All fluffed out for winter.

All the possibilities of your human destiny are asleep in your soul.  You are here to realize and honor these possibilities.  When love comes in to your life, unrecognized dimensions of your destiny awaken and blossom and grow.  Possibility is the secret heart of time.

~ John O’Donohue, Anam Cara: A Book of Celtic Wisdom

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Time traveling

D.C. War Memorial, Washington, D.C.  (Memorial honoring the 26,000 D.C. citizens who served in World War I.)
D.C. War Memorial, Washington, D.C. (Memorial honoring the 26,000 D.C. citizens who served in World War I.)

Time is not a line but a dimension, like the dimensions of space.  If you can bend space you can bend time also, and if you knew enough and could move faster than light you could travel backward in time and exist in two places at once.

~ Margaret Atwood, Cat’s Eye

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