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"My journeys and my rest you scrutinize."                                      - Psalm 139:3

Writing Prompt:

"When searching for the right words to say to someone who is grieving, I start by..."

Pardon Prayer

My God, I believe, I adore, I hope, and I love You!  I beg pardon for those who do not believe, do not adore, do not hope, and do not love You.

-Angel of Peace, Spring, 1916

​Write:  To Remember

The Canticle of Mary

"And Mary said:

'My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord; my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, for he has looked with favor on his lowly servant. From this day all generations will call me blessed.'"

-Luke 1:46-48


for Writers &

​Book Lovers

Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

"A great sign appeared in the sky."  -Rev 12:1

Photo taken by Author during Pilgrimage to Portugal.


   Write to Remember  

   Write, Journal, Reflect

   Write to Leave a Legacy

Poetry that Inspires


​Write to Tell a Story

Features Journal Section for Reflection with Scripture.

"We write to remember."

Our Lady of Fatima

100 Years of the Apparition

May 13, 2017

​Canonization of Francisco and Jacinta 


Writing Essentials:

Write daily.

​Write freely.

Writing is a journey. 

Along the road,

we befriend others as well

as our deepest memories.  

Our souls yearn

to find meaning and to give thanks.

​Writing is a pilgrimage.

Writing is balm for the soul

Planning a Morning of Reflection?  

Nature's Grace

Scripture Cards

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​​​​​​​​Mary Olivia Patiño



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Write - and the journey begins-

Writing reflects our faith, our spirituality, and our lives.

We look to our Blessed Mother for the grace of inner transformation.

New Book:  Hot Off the Press!  

Fatima Apparition

100th anniversary

​​Create your Writing Space

Whether by yourself or in groups...

Sitting under blue skies

In a cove,

Energized by the sea,

over coffee

Inspiration whispers


​"Come, sit with me."

"He would withdraw to deserted places to pray."

​                  -Luke 5:16

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