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Such as Life And If So, One Must Imagine Sisyphus Happy.

I’m no Greek scholar or trained in Stoicism, so I’ll ask in my own colloquial custom. How many times do you reckon this old world gobbled up the many who said, “I’m gonna show the world how tough I am!”? 664 more words

Life & Musings

Gus Bear

Gus, (or Augustus Gustavius, as he’s called in full,) is my Mom’s dearest bear friend. She got him when I was still fairly young and living at home, and took him on many camping trips and such. 118 more words

Graphite Pencils

In Defense of Hatred

The concept that began as a short video just over 14 months ago (a gut-response to the terror attacks in Paris), is finally published and up for sale. 166 more words

Paul Before Agrippa

23 So the next day, when Agrippa and Bernice had come with great pomp, and had entered the auditorium with the commanders and the prominent men of the city, at Festus’ command Paul was brought in.

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The Bible

Day 238

I was drifting to sleep at a somewhat normal hour, but the scent of eucalyptus kindled consciousness, and I’m stuck in my typical sloth-like state of mind. 615 more words


Herod Agrippa Meets Governor Festus

13 And after some days King Agrippa and Bernice came to Caesarea to greet Festus. 14 When they had been there many days, Festus laid Paul’s case before the king, saying: “There is a certain man left a prisoner by Felix, 15 about whom the chief priests and the elders of the Jews informed me, when I was in Jerusalem, asking for a judgment against him.

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The Bible

“As he read, I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, and then all at once.” The book I chose to read for my English Composition class was…

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