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On Honesty

We have all faced a situation where we feel uncomfortable being totally honest with someone, perhaps out of personal embarrassment or maybe just feeling sorry for the receiving end of the truth. 137 more words

Bluntness

I sometimes get in trouble with people when I answer a question honestly and it’s an answer they don’t like or agree with.

Anyone else ever have this problem? 811 more words

General

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