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Hey, Grass...

Hey, grass…

Every week,

I cut you

Down to size,

Forcing you

To conform

To my norm.

You reach

For the sky,

And I

Knock… 104 more words


So What, You're Not Like Steve, You Can Still Be Like Rocky

I like stories about Steve Jobs, and I really like Apple products.  I read all 656 pages of Walter Isaacson’s book.  As we speak I’m writing on a MacBook Pro, I have my iPhone 5s plugged in beside me, and my iPad mini within arm’s reach. 541 more words


The 2nd half...


What does this point in the year signify for you so far? A year of satisfaction and fulfillment or a year of perceived failure? Have you met the goals you set, or did life, circumstances, time, and other obligations get in the way? 736 more words

Some Kinda Fighter: Rizpah

“…the earnest prayer of a righteous person has great power and produces wonderful results.  Elijah was as human as we are, and yet when he prayed earnestly that no rain would fall, none fell for three and a half years!  823 more words


Letting Go

As I mentioned before, we donated our daughters’ childhood bedroom furniture, and brought in new furniture more suitable for adult daughters as we made room for our older daughter to move back home for a short time while she works and earns money for grad school. 149 more words