When your vision goes dark, you see the light

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Solo Travel & Freedom

Quenching my desire to feel alive

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A 20 of 2020 writing tour

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Writing became…


It’s about more than sex and money; you have to talk to each other too

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Haiku series

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You deserve a peaceful heart…


A haiku

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For me — nature is always the answer. It is my way back to myself.

When I’m feeling connected and in touch, I grasp for beauty everywhere and find it either…


A haiku with commentary

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I didn’t know then that pain and joy could coexist without negating one another. I’ve since learned they can.

Just last week, I learned of two childhood friends who died: one to COVID-19 and another to a heart attack. I hadn’t seen either one in well over twenty years, but…


A tribute to my pub

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Thank you for who you are for me.

Yes, I know I birthed you myself, but you have taken on a life of your own — that’s how it often is with birth. …

Galit Birk, PhD

Psychology, human potential, parent coaching, possibility, vulnerability, authenticity, connection, being known, giving my words wings! Perfectly imperfect.

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