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Triangulating the Heart, Head, and Hands for Justice

This spring I’m teaching a new course titled “Contemplative Writing.” I’ve visualized the course design through triangulation, or three intersecting points that rely on the others for fuller understanding. 494 more words


1 way to squeeze the best out of life

They say that “attitude is everything.” Although I don’t know who they are, I do know truth resides in those three words. Case in point: As it relates to my day job, certain pet peeves are inherent in the publishing industry. 137 more words


I remain a troubled man.

Lying beside me are reasons why I have come to believe in most of the things I doubted and doubted in many of the things I once believed in. 1,319 more words


The Power of a Promise.

1 Guard your steps when you go to the house of God. To draw near to listen is better than to offer the sacrifice of fools, for they do not know that they are doing evil. 1,928 more words


Committing to Myself

A while ago, I started going to a psychologist. Not because I am going through a rough time or necessarily need help, but because I realized that the stagnation I feel and the way I handle life can be improved.  243 more words


Habitually "Late"

Rushed out of the house with barely a breath

A thousand curses going through my head

Should have done this. Shouldn’t have done that. Oh I’m such a mess… 46 more words


I missed a day!

I mean (a common way to start a sentence these days, I notice), I can’t believe after
making a real concerted effort to write every day in this blog, I simply forgot to sit… 199 more words