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I can remember as kids my siblings and I would get into a lot of trouble when we imitated something an adult said or did. The grown-ups called it mocking or “copy-catting”. 1,005 more words

Lessons Learned

Reflections - first lesson - ELA word origins

For my first class teaching I attempted to teach the students about word origins in ELA. It was an excellent lesson for me to learn a lot from. 501 more words


October 22 and Gratitude

October 22 will forever hold an intricate meaning to me. Today is my younger sister Stephanie’s birthday. She is a light in my life, always bubbly and smiley, my most consistent travel companion throughout the years. 213 more words

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When Things Don't Go According to Plan

I think most of us have experienced a time in life when things just did not go according to our plan, like how I planned to get this post written this morning, but found myself at physical therapy instead. 753 more words

The Best Advice I Remember Receiving. . . .

. . . . generally, ironically, came from those family members and friends we should ideally avoid.

But they are the ones who will actually read your stuff. 370 more words


Even Unto Death

But God, being rich in mercy, because of the great love with which he loved us, even when we were dead in our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ—by grace you have been saved— and raised us up with him and seated us with him in the heavenly places in Christ Jesus, so that in the coming ages he might show the immeasurable riches of his grace in kindness toward us in Christ Jesus. 905 more words

Thank You For Not Reading

According to the wordpress stats, New Sodom has not been widely read, and it has received zero likes. Way to go and thank you.

I’ve thought a lot about that post, about why I wrote it. 435 more words