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I Will Follow Him

The longest week has just passed.  For a couple times I thought I was ready to go home to the Lord as my body slowed and I only wanted to sleep but my friend, Sharon, called and said I had to go to the doctor.   1,013 more words


A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

AUTHOR: Patrick Ness

LENGTH: 224 pages

PUBLISHER: Candlewick

SOURCE: library

SUMMARY:  At seven minutes past midnight, thirteen-year-old Conor wakes to find a monster outside his bedroom window. 547 more words

High School

Blog 39 - Find your river

Blog 39
I went to a wedding last week, it was my special nephew, Andy and his beautiful partner Amber. Sometimes when couples get together I am sceptical but Andy and Amber are so matched.They are creative, ambitious but they have the feet on the earth. 532 more words

Living With MND

I needed a giggle!!


A doctor of psychology was doing his normal morning rounds when he entered a patient’s room.

He found Patient #1 sitting on the floor, pretending to saw a piece of wood in half. 109 more words

Chronic Pain

The Treatment Plan and Baldness

Shortly after my family arrived in Denver and moved in with my mom on January 1st, 2011, she began her treatment plan.  I, and often my sister Bree, accompanied her to her frequent visits with the Kaiser oncologist, during which we sketched out a roadmap of what the next few months would look like. 653 more words

Tara Westlake

A guy in his mid thirties started work as a bus operator in my workplace about 2 years ago. He is such a professional that out of the 50 or so new hires, he became “Rookie of the year”. 205 more words


Those Who Don't Understand

Through the years, I have met several people (mostly online) that I have attempted to make friendships with, only for them to fall apart before they even begin. 1,125 more words

Dead Space & White Noise