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Trashy Kindness

That’s right! Help out with some trashy kindness today :) If you like, take out the trash, or help with another chore, as a random act of kindness today :) 205 more words

Act Of Kindness

The Seven Year Break

“Stop!!” shouted my husband as he saw the pickpocket run off with my wallet. After a second’s pause, he ran after the thief as fast as he could but with little success of retrieving the wallet. 1,457 more words


Ordeal Scale

I’ve noticed that my degree of recovery (or otherwise) can be gauged roughly according to a scale of how much of an ordeal any action or event creates. 394 more words


Bad Blessings for Imperfect Saints

Comments for All Saints Sunday (and Confirmation) – 3 Nov 14

Revelation 7:9-17; Matthew 5:1-12

T: “Praise to you, O Christ?!” It’s one of those Gospel readings that makes you wonder. 1,102 more words

Inventing the Visgothic legal ordeal in Catalonia

The backlog in my posting is awful , but there is obviously something in the period of delay that matches the rhythms of my scholarship: I keep finding that I stubbed posts to blog which I come to just as the thing they were about again comes up in my study. 1,261 more words

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I am enough

We often in life get a constant reminder of our failures, weaknesses, cruelty that dwells in this world. We are reminded about the harshness of reality. 205 more words


Dreadful Thank You Notes

We had a large wedding…over 300 guests. Good etiquette indicates preprinted thank you notes to wedding guests shows a lack of gratefulness. OK, I get it. 617 more words