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Resistance

I think I’ve mentioned before that I totally get where Jonah was coming from. Or going to. Or not going to, to be specific. I connect with his reluctance to tackle a job he doesn’t especially want. 1,177 more words

Exodus 9-11; Luke 24

An Audience With Me

A new preacher came to town
Who felt obligated to visit me,
A leader among the citizenry,
Though my wayward ways were renown. 402 more words

Fighting the Mid Novel Slump

I never knew there was a such a thing. But a few weeks ago it happened to me. At first I thought it was just a moment of frustration. 730 more words

Writing

Give Yourself A Push

 The start if often the hardest part.  Even when you don’t feel like working on something, pushing yourself to get started can often shake off the last vestiges of resistance and put you on the right track again.   35 more words

Inspiration

Push Me Pull You

I’m tip toeing through a minefield of Lego’s. One wrong move and it’s pain. Things were going great, until…

Ouch! I can’t. My stomach hurts. My head is all fuzzy and I can’t think straight. 305 more words

The Voyage

New Jersey Is Organizing to Speak Out Against the Machine

Parents and educators often ask, “What can we do to stop high-stakes testing and other fraudulent “reforms?” There is a clear answer: Organize. Resist. Band with others to let your school board and elected officials know that you will not collaborate with policies that are harmful to children and to public schools. 477 more words

Testing

Things are starting to change--slowly, but surely

How are you doing? Me, still in Durham County Jail, enduring the struggle.

First off, my name is H. V. This is my first time writing you. 171 more words

Voices Inside