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Lukewarmth vs Eudaimonia

Today we went house hunting. Emily and I have been casually looking for a place to rent in the last few months, none of which have been much to our liking (or within a reasonable price range). 417 more words


American Returns Home After 2 'Very Difficult' Years in Venezuelan Prison: 'I'm Just So Grateful'

An American missionary held hostage for nearly two years by Venezuela after traveling there to marry a woman he met online cheered the end of his ordeal, saying he is “overwhelmed with gratitude” following his release Saturday and return to U.S. 558 more words


#tinylife140 desk

Sitting in front of the computer trying to write the great British novel, or an entire spoken word set, or at least redraft that story I thought was good but ‘needs more work.’ I am so fortunate to be at home while the children are at school. 96 more words


First Principles: The Advantage of Being Armed Is What Gives the People Our Ultimate Authority

“The ultimate authority … resides in the people alone. … [T]he advantage of being armed, which the Americans possess over the people of almost every other nation … forms a barrier against the enterprises of ambition, more insurmountable than any…” 151 more words

First Principles

Happily Ever After

“I want adventure in the great wide somewhere, I want it more than I can tell. And for once it might be grand to have someone understand, I want so much more than they’ve got planned.” … 467 more words