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Jamie D.

"Healing the world, one person at a time"

Salem, OR, USA
female
committed relationship, 3 children
Speaks: english
Joined Apr 14, 2007


 
Pieces of Me...

I walked through the garden today, and I came upon a dragonfly sunning itself on a rose.

I watched it for a moment, just sitting there, being beautiful. A creature few people notice. And of those that do, so many people call it just a bug. Yet here it was, in the sunshine, nary a care. Sparkling with it’s blues and greens. It’s gossamer wings nearly invisible save for the slight rainbow sheen they displayed. How I envied that simple creature then. So carefree, so delicate, so bright.

I approached it, and smiling, greeted it gently. As if feeling my appreciation, it shook it’s little wings, light reflecting as if off a diamond. In a bold move, I held out my hand to it, and it stepped upon my finger and turned to look at me. I swear it was looking into my eyes, reading me, like some alien probing for answers. I giggled at the thought, and as I did, the dragonfly raised itself into the air, and flitted playfully around my head.

As I tried to follow its movements, I noticed another, and another come to play our game. Before long, my garden was filled with dozens of dragonflies. Frolicking, dancing, communing. It was beautiful. And then, as if called away by music heard only to them, they playfully flew off into the distance. A thousand tiny reflections of sunlight and rainbows. Tomorrow, I am planting more roses…

 
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Joined Apr 14, 2007 Activist Aspirations Casual 
Here for Support a Cause, Other 
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Groups Care2Guru, Greenpeace, Herbs of the World, The Garden Circle
Hometown Salem 
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Birthday Nov 19  
About Me I am just an everyday person who views life a little askew from everyone else..
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Activist Aspirations Casual
Political Leaning Indifferent
Wild Fact About Me I can sing Row Row Row Your Boat backwards.
My Philosophy No matter how bad things are, they can always be worse. Try to always look at the good that is instead of the bad that can be.
What Gives Me Hope Springtime, newborns, each new day.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by Enact some law or ammendment to provide affordable healthcare for everyone.
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Quotation All that we see, or seem, is but a dream within a dream ~ Edgar Allen Poe

Imagination is the highest kite one can fly ~ Lauren Bacall

Where there is music, there can be no evil ~ Cervantes

Without music, life would be a mistake ~ Nietzche
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