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Kills

A cat only brings home

one-fifth of its kills.

I read that online;

Do they eat the rest?

Leave little gray mice

cold, and barren on… 16 more words

Poetry

Egg Pan

A single-serve egg pan.

Smaller than a steak pan,

Smaller than a wok,

Smaller than a crepe maker.

One quick-cracked shell along the edge.

A yellow sac and juice sizzle in oil. 59 more words

Poetry

unless the Lord builds the house...

I am not one of those “close your eyes, open the Bible, put a finger on a verse, and see what God is telling me to do” people. 423 more words

The Life-Charged Life

Because it's there...

I stepped out the front door at 6:15 a.m. on the dot, bolstered by uber-strong coffee in my ever-present go-cup as per usual. Oh yeah, plus one bag. 223 more words

A microcosm of the larger problem

The big football league of America sure seems to be overwhelmed with serious moral issues right now…intentional concussion-giving players included. As far as the bandwagon media attention goes, the flow will soon give way to the ebb, but the issues won’t disappear. 314 more words

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Embodying the Shift into More of the NEW

As you know my 84-year-old mother suddenly needed triple bypass heart surgery on August 28th. After the first terrifying and questionable week, she was regaining more strength little by little, hallucinating less and less, looking and sounding more and more like the person I know despite all she’d been through. 1,603 more words

Ascension Symptoms

Crumbs and Dust

I submitted a proposal to ObjectLessons about Bread Crumbs/Bread Dust. It was passed upon, but then what good would a blog be if not a purgatory for passing over. 615 more words