Garden Blessings

Author: June Cotner
Publisher: Cleis Press
ISBN: 1936740818
Size: 24.62 MB
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Garden Blessings is an eloquent tribute to the wonders of the garden, a place where our souls are nourished and memories grown. June Cotner’s books comprise a balance of about 20 percent classic and famous writers and 80 percent lesser-known, award-winning writers, uncovering many selections not found anywhere else. Ranging from childhood memories of planting and harvesting to celebrations of the changing seasons to contemplation on the joyful art of gardening, Garden Blessings is a moving collection of poems, prayers, and reflections that reminds us of what really matters -- making and sharing memories. Our gardens grow us, and this collection of readings takes us down a path of pleasure. The overriding intention of Garden Blessings is to provide a heartwarming, spiritually focused collection of uplifting prayers, prose, and poems that share a common joy and appreciation for the love of gardening and the many blessings that gardens bring to our lives. June Cotner, a best-selling inspirational author, has gathered a bounty of garden blessings here, offering gems of wisdom that remind the reader and gardener in all of us just how much we learn from our gardens.

Family Celebrations

Author: June Cotner
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 9780836278569
Size: 20.94 MB
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A collection of 170 prayers, poems, and toasts offers inspiration for saying the appropriate thing to mark a special gathering, including birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, christenings, and family reunions, and includes words by both contemporary and traditional authors.

Dog Blessings

Author: June Cotner
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 1449488390
Size: 44.17 MB
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Featuring heartwarming passages by a renowned inspirational author, this gift book celebrates puppy joy, the “welcome home” wag of the tail, unbridled affection, bittersweet love for an aging pet, and the sublime moments shared between humans and their canine companions.

Christmas Blessings

Author: June Cotner
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 1449474306
Size: 12.13 MB
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When Christmas seems too commercial, open to any page in this book and be filled with the spirit of the season. Keep Christmas alive in your heart as you dip in for inspiration that conveys the true meaning of Christmas. Over 100 poems, prayers, toasts, and blessings from contemporary writers to classic voices, such as Christina Rosetti and Emily Dickinson, fill the pages of this inspirational collection.

Gratitude Prayers

Author: June Cotner
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 1449421768
Size: 36.15 MB
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Presents a collection of inspiring prayers, reflective poems, and motivating quotes that will open readers to experience more joy and wonder in life.

Serenity Prayers

Author: June Cotner
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
ISBN: 1449460968
Size: 54.50 MB
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Serenity Prayers is a lovely and timeless collection of prayers, prose, and poems that leaves readers feeling relaxed, peaceful, hopeful, and encouraged. It's a thoughtful resource for facing everyday challenges. Excerpt from the book: "A Clear Midnight This is thy hour O Soul, thy free flight into the wordless, Away from books, away from art, the day erased, the lesson done, Thee fully forth emerging, silent, gazing, pondering the themes thou lovest best, Night, sleep, death and the stars." --Walt Whitman (1819-1892) * Features selections from Mitch Albom, Emily Dickinson, William Penn, Rumi, Carl Sandburg, Henry David Thoreau, Walt Whitman, and William Butler Yeats.

Get Well Wishes

Author: June Cotner
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1632280124
Size: 62.85 MB
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The nurturing words gathered here offer the courage to move toward recovery and healing and to summon faith and grace in the midst of pain to anyone who is ill, as well as to their families and friends. Wise and compassionate, this uplifting volume encourages readers to find solace in simplicity, take comfort in ritual, and welcome the healing touch of a loved one's warm embrace. A thoughtful and lasting bouquet of good wishes, culled from a wide variety of sources and traditions, provides the inspiration and confidence to be still, live in wonder, celebrate triumphs, reclaim dreams, give thanks, and get well.