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Christmas in Ireland

Christmas in Ireland, with all its religious overtones, is a time for family.  The religious nature of an Irish Christmas begins with Advent.  Starting four Sundays before Christmas Advent is a time to ponder the birth of Christ and get ready for the celebration of His birth.  647 more words


Surprise visit

Three Sectoids, one Viper and a Muton.  Not the best cards, but that’s all BO had in his hands. He made a sneak peek to his left and right, but there was no room for cheating. 1,345 more words


Yea! New Book Published

I just indie published a new book. 25 Days of Christmas, An Advent Journey rejoices in the birth of Christ through poetry. Words and phrases that evoke Advent, a time of expectant waiting for the Child of Wonder, inspired each poem. 251 more words



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Design 10 points , but I would never buy it again! I burned myself many times or had a coffee stain on my clothes. 37 more words


Fierce Teenage Girls and Other Carriers Of God's New Life

The poet Mary Oliver wrote:

Who made the world?

Who made the swan, and the black bear?

Who made the grasshopper?

This grasshopper, I mean – 

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Still Feasting: In The Easter Season

Happy Easter! Yes, we’re still in the Easter Season. He is risen! Thank God for the resurrection!

Yesterday was Ascension Day! I thought about those who witnessed Jesus’ ascend to heaven. 159 more words




noun:  The arrival of a notable person, thing, or event.

On this beautiful Sunday, as I lay in my empty living room, I reflect on everything. 171 more words