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10 Things I'm Thinking as I Prepare to Emcee

Volunteers make it happen, whether for Special Olympics, United Way, a community project or a fundraiser to support a family in need. They fill out paperwork, organize people, haul supplies, staple, copy, pour coffee, seek donations and do whatever needs to be done. 437 more words


Chapter 11: The Prayer of St. Francis

Lord, make me an instrument of Your peace.
Where there is hatred, let me sow love;
where there is injury, pardon;
where there is doubt, faith;
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Scrabbling Easter Eggs

“What does a bunny and chicken eggs have to do with Easter ?”

That was the question that jumped out to me today as I scrolled through my Facebook news feed. 475 more words


window interlude - there goes the neighborhood


drying in Assisi heat

Saint Francis blushes

Haiku and photo by clinock


Day 8 - Assisi and Montefalco

Today I woke up feeling sick. It was absolutely awful. My throat was sore and I couldn’t hear very well. On top of not feeling 100%, I had to pack up all my stuff and leave Todi – hoping that I wasn’t forgetting anything. 508 more words


Day 5 - Gubbio and Todi

Today we packed out of our rooms at Castelraimondo. I was sad to leave the cat and the serene environment the villa provided, but I also looked forward to seeing our hotel in Todi. 819 more words


Rest Stop (Tuesday) ... Earth Day

Today we celebrate Earth Day! A day to recall the gifts we have been given to nourish and sustain us. We need to properly care for the earth so that we, and future generations, may not only survive but also be able to enjoy the beauty of nature all around us. 205 more words