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Vicki Hinze, To Trust or Not to Trust

To Trust or Not To Trust

TO TRUST OR NOT TO TRUST By Vicki Hinze     We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light. ~Plato     I started out this morning with the idea to [...]
Vicki Hinze, Fog of War, Las Vegas Massacre

Fog of War

  Fog of War: Las Vegas By Vicki Hinze   Like most, I’ve never been in a war zone. I have had loved ones—at times, two members of my immediate family—in a war zone. The things the mind does to you during that time is merciless. [...]
Stealing Joy, Vicki Hinze

Stealing Joy

STEALING JOY by Vicki Hinze     Listen to the Audio We all have our soft underbelly; the one we avoid confrontation with whenever possible.  We’ve been there before, and we know how much it hurts. Whether we call it someone stabbing [...]

The Beauty of Broken

  The Beauty of Broken By Mary Alford   Have you ever felt so broken that you didn’t see any way of coming back from it? Brokenness can come either from the circumstances forced on us or the self-infliction caused by us, and I think [...]
Vicki Hinze, Penny Thoughts

Penny Thoughts

Penny Thoughts by Vicki HInze     Years ago, “a penny for your thoughts” was a common expression often heard when someone was deep in thought and another person wanted to know what they were thinking. It’s not a [...]
Calm the Savage Beast, vicki hinze

How-To Calm Your Inner Savage Beast

How-To Calm Your Inner Savage Beast by  Vicki Hinze   We all have an inner savage beast.  Normally, we keep the beast leashed, our civility intact, our humanity in control, ruling our actions and reactions.  But there are times when life [...]
Vicki Hinze, Wisdom in a Graceful exit

The Wisdom in a Graceful Exit

    The Wisdom of a Graceful Exit By Vicki Hinze   There is an art to life and to business. We don’t always think of either in those terms, but we should. When we remember or discover the art to life and business and work within [...]
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Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother’s Day by Vicki Hinze     When we fall, Mom picks us up and carries us until we can walk on our own again.   Mom comforts us and bind our wounds. She whispers reassurances and reminds us who we are.       Mom [...]
vicki hinze, spilling secrets and breaking confidences

Spilling Secrets and Breaking Confidences

SPILLING SECRETS AND BREAKING CONFIDENCES By Vicki Hinze     Many don’t care why secrets are spilled and confidences are broken. They care only that their secrets have been spilled and their confidences have been broken. But they should [...]
A Gift Before Departing, Vicki Hinze

A Gift Before Departing

A Gift Before Departing   By   Vicki Hinze     A few years ago I thought I had a life-threatening illness.  It turned out to be a paperwork mistake, but there were about six weeks when I didn’t yet know that. I thought my time here [...]