Be joyful even though you have considered all the facts...practice resurrection. -Wendell Berry

Friday, December 31, 2010

HOLIDAY MAGIC...gratitude

As 2010 dwindles to a close, I want to thank you all, dear blog readers. 

Thank you for your sweet and thoughtful comments. Thank you for your encouragement and your feedback. I have loved meeting a few of you in person this year and sharing snail mail and e-mails with some of you, too. Your generosity of spirit warms my heart.

And I want to thank the many of you who write blogs. I love following some of you as a daily habit. I love stumbling newly upon some of you, and being delighted by what I find. 

I read about sewing, crafting, knitting, parenting, books, spirituality, sustainability, farming and gardening. I love seeing your photos! Reading about your struggles and stumbles and your discoveries and triumphs convince me that we are, in fact, all connected in very real ways.

I am inspired by each and every one of you and I thank you for sharing your lives with me.

Best wishes to all of you for a safe and wonder-filled new year!


8 comments:

  1. Well said! It is such a pleasure having this online community. All the best to you as well in 2011!

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  2. I'm in total agreement, Karen. Your uplifting, insightful blog is the first one I look at every day. I appreciate your writing, sensibility and concern for our beloved earth.
    Looking forward to reading more in 2011!
    xoxo

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  3. Dear Karen, wishing you a happy, healthy and peaceful 2011 and thank you for all your lovely comments on my blog throughout 2010.
    love
    Lyn
    xxx

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  4. Happy New Year dear Karen! Thank you for sharing your world with us!

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  5. Happy New Year Reed!
    Thank you for getting me started on this whole blogging experience. It sure has been a great personal outlet. And I love being a part of your life through all the thought-filled, beautiful things you share. Makes the miles between seem a wee bit less...
    A few deep breaths, and here we go into 2011.
    xoxoxo

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  6. The connections I've made in blogland have been a very special part of this past year. Have a bright and beautiful 2011:)

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  7. Your words are treasured here as well, Karen. So glad your thoughtful voice is a part of my life again. I Like the new Mary Oliver query too - I'm getting closer to an answer, how 'bout you?

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  8. Hi Karen. I'm so happy to have met you through your blog, and even more happy to have actually met you in person! Your blog is always such a refreshing breath of fresh air for me...and i'm gonna rebel against work and try to get here more regularly!

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