Author Archives: momentswithmillie

About momentswithmillie

My best friend and I own a small retreat center in Western North Carolina, Peaceful Quest Retreats. I write from the inspiration of the Divine in this beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. It's hard not to be inspired by nature and her beauty.

Women of Strength

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The Adventure of a Lifetime

I love adventures! I enjoy the magic and mystery of not knowing and the surprises I will encounter along the way. Almost five years ago my best friend and I found a little piece of heaven in the mountains of … Continue reading

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Freeing Through Forgiveness

Fear paralyzes us. It holds us captive and imprisons everything we know to be true. I read somewhere that without fear there is no courage. But when you are stricken by panic and despair it’s really difficult to see bravery. … Continue reading

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Time

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Center of the Cosmic Universe

Every once in a while in the middle of an ordinary day there is an arrival of an extraordinary gift.  Visiting with a friend’s father at the VA Hospital today allowed me to witness humility and the reasons we are … Continue reading

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Ode to Spring

Through the mist, cradled outside the tunnel of light, I leave behind the winter and now reside in the shadows of spring. Shades of change awaiting rebirth as the path from dark turns to light in beautiful calmness and clearing … Continue reading

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Release of Sorrow

Recently I sat with a friend sharing childhood stories. As she began to retell anecdotes full of heartfelt truth she began to cry. It was such a deep mourn that my heart felt her pain in one of the deepest … Continue reading

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