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My Suitcase Is Too Big: Am I Compensating for Something?

Something that people have a hard time understanding is that, even though I look young and care-free, I am not on vacation. It’s ok, it’s an easy mistake to make. 584 more words

Living In Germany

That Doesn't​ Help

It’s been a while since I wrote a post. Over the past few months I have been rehearsing for a play and last week was the week before we opened. 862 more words

Family

uncorresponded love

There she stood, perplexed, unable to move, standing still statuesque and tilted, frozen in time. Uneased by the words my mouth uttered with my breaths last exaust. 158 more words

Poem

Screaming Obscenities

If you have ever spent more than ten minutes with a toddler, there is a good chance that you know the shrill cry of what my wife and I affectionately call “baby swears.” Generally these come worth every no, bedtime, lighting of a burner to cook dinner,and important phone call. 698 more words

Devotional

The War on Scruffy pt. 1 Battle Prep

There is no way I can write everything that happened last week in one blog. I would leave out too much information, and would not be able to offer a true picture of what my family experienced. 1,467 more words

Family

INTP ... Too blunt?

Someone made this very astute comment to an INTP-related post that made me realize that being ruled by a logic-driven honesty and bluntness – no matter how much I pride myself to champion the direct truth – also has its more fatal downsides. 995 more words

The things my son says...

I tend to be really blunt. Maybe to a fault. But it honestly gets my point across so I guess it works out okay.

The latest episode of my bluntness happened last week with my 11 year-old son. 173 more words