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Persimmon: Everyone Needs a Place

Here is another installment in the adventures of Persimmon, our stray cat. He began befriending us about a year ago and we have been feeding, petting and getting to know him ever since. 453 more words

A Year Of Inspiration

At the Berkeley Flea (NPM 2017 18)

hot afternoon  in late august

or sometimes in early

October in Berkeley

the trees are few

the heat radiates up

off the asphalt in ripples… 190 more words

North American African Perspective

The Space Between The Stars by Anne Corlett

I have been super excited to read this novel because it had such a unique dystopian presence. I like the idea of space travel and thought it would be an interesting element to this dystopian novel. 321 more words


Friendship, like Wine

Its has been said about me, in various shades of approval, praise, judgment, criticism or condemnation that I make too many friends, and too easily. I can only see this is a blessing. 334 more words


What the Neighbors Don't Know

~ Written by Viki Rife

I know when people drive by on our road they think we´re crazy. There are at least two reasons for that. 209 more words

Women Of Grace USA

Bright Forces

As different as each of us are from one another, there is one thing that unites us all: our desire for human connection.

This past month has been an eye-opening one for me, not so much in relation to my business pursuits but more so emotionally and spiritually – matters of the heart, if you will. 463 more words


Forget growth strategies for church & youth ministry; meet (young) peoples needs.

I am happy to be corrected by this. But I am struggling to remember an occasion in the last few years where a church or youth ministry organisation who has adopted or created a strategy for growth, has included the notion of ‘meeting peoples needs’. 1,266 more words