Quote and Word of the Week

Quote of the Week
“Contrary to what we may have been taught to think, unnecessary and unchosen suffering wounds us but need not scar us for life. It does mark us. What we allow the mark of our suffering to become is in our own hands.”
― bell hooks, All About Love: New Visions

Word of the Week:
redemption – (noun) 1) an act of redeeming or atoning for a fault or mistake, or the state of being redeemed 2) deliverance; rescue 4) atonement for guilt 5) repurchase, as of something sold 6) paying off, as of a mortgage, bond, or note 7) recovery by payment, as of something pledged

The Full Moon is Saturday, November 4, 2017