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Telling Your Truth and Whipped Cream Pie

A few years ago, a nice looking man approached me in the shampoo aisle of Rite-Aid. He said he hated to bother me but he’d spent an hour in the hot seat at a charity pie throwing contest the night before and wondered if I knew the best way to get whipped cream out of his ears. 864 more words

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Coincidence or Divine Intervention?

Often we hear “There are no coincidences”, but, is everything really divine intervention? How far down does the God “rabbit hole” go? How much do you chalk up to God, after all he is the Creator of all, right? 616 more words

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We are "The Changed Ones"

As someone who called church goers & believers of God, “Bible Thumpers” & “Jesus Freaks”, I NEVER thought I would be the person I am becoming today. 780 more words

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A Shift in My Soul

I’ve always been an on again, off again believer. A believer of convenience. When times were good I’d thank the lord, & when times were bad, I’d curse him. 533 more words

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Sleeping on Broken Glass (and How a Squirrel Convinced Me to Move On)

When couples separate they often share the same house or apartment long after the decision is made to go their divergent ways. My divorce was no different. 1,161 more words

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One Journal Soon I Will Be 80 Years Old

On October 28th, 2013, I was cleaning out my garage on what would have been my mother’s 83rd birthday. I was six years into counseling, clearly lingering at my own pace, making progress in my own time, trying to figure out who I was before life had its way with me. 593 more words

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The Day I Stopped Hiding (and How I Learned to Wear a Bikini and Shed my Long Sleeves)

I felt the eyes of an older gentleman behind me in line at Home Depot staring at the purple splotches on my arms that were peeking out from underneath my long sleeved shirt. 1,091 more words

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