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We Have Each Other...

About 15 years ago, my husband and I attended a party celebrating the anniversary of one of our relatives. It was a joyous occasion for a person who has been fulfilling her vocation with great devotion and passion, and most often with a smile on her face. 245 more words


That Wasn't Brave.

The weekend of my birthday, I went on an adventure.

With birthday money and a newly single twenty-something mindset, I decided to spend the weekend at Shaky Knees Festival. 675 more words


Conversations with Susan.4

26 May, 2016 (Susan):


The rose is such a pretty colour & full of new buds, looks like it will be covered in blooms soon. 1,114 more words

Being Fully Human

Conversations with Susan.3

Susan’s health has been deteriorating lately. We have been emailing back and forth, but I have not been getting these up as posts very quickly. I’ll be putting up posts more regularly now, starting with our earliest emails in this post and I think I’ll also put up a separate post with more recent updates. 711 more words

Being Fully Human

The Clouds of Summer

As a boy I dreamed,
Without understanding or experience,
Riddled with self-doubt and anger,
Of what I might become.

I laid on the summer green grass… 319 more words


Dinosaurs and Birds...

“None of us is as smart as all of us.” – Ken Blanchard

In the course of being part of many different kinds of groups over the years, in both the for profit and non-profit arenas, as well as for business, ministry, and pleasure, it has been interesting to see how the spirit in which the group members come together far outweighs any talent, intellect, or circumstances that may come into play. 471 more words


Backwards and forwards learning

Backwards and forwards learning contributes to who I am.

I find that I seek focus

Neither the microscope nor the telescope quite help me see. 25 more words