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The Endless Cycle of Being #2

“The feelings that hurt most, the emotions that sting most, are those that are absurd – The longing for impossible things, precisely because they are impossible; nostalgia for what never was; the desire for what could have been; regret over not being someone else; dissatisfaction with the world’s existence. 23 more words


To Ministry Leaders: Remember the Complexity

Consider the organizational design of the typical medium-sized church:

A full time pastor has a paid staff of mostly part-time leaders who are pulled in many directions by virtue of their families, their other jobs, and their existence beyond the church. 370 more words


Broken Mirror

I question my reflection:

is it the same in the mirror

as in the swirling tide?

When it


does some part of my soul… 104 more words


Dependency Length Minimization (DLM)

“All languages have evolved to have this in common” …Clickbait title is clickbaity.

An analysis of 37 widely varying tongues finds that, despite the apparent great differences among them, they share what might be a universal feature of human language: All of them have evolved to make communication as efficient as possible.

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No Translation Required

I am currently working on ways to say “I do not care” in languages other than my own native tongue (which, for those of you who may be wondering, is, in fact, English). 968 more words

Ambling & Rambling


I heard you smiling

It crackled through the concrete

The sound scared my cat

*Today I made our grumpy neighbor smile.  He asked me if I knew who parked a car in front of his house.  23 more words


My Cuban Adventures

Monday, February 27, 2006

Cameron’s Cuban Adventures – Part 1

Current mood: contemplative

Entering the Frank Pais Airport in Holguin, I felt calm, collected, and confident. 2,198 more words