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Some Americans refuse to give up on Confederate flag

HANOVER, Pa. (AP) – Many Americans assumed the Confederate flag was retired for good after governors in South Carolina and Alabama removed it from their statehouses this summer and presidential candidates from both parties declared it too divisive for official display. 104 more words


International Forgiveness Day

Just a short, casual perusal of the news headlines reveals a lot of people nursing long-lived grudges. The Israelis and Arab states destructively act out their resentments on a regular basis. 625 more words


The Road to 65, Mile 245: Fragmentation

July 31, 2015, Prescott- I had a lot of time to think, today, about the recent controversy over whether it is possible to care about animals, when so many people are suffering.   293 more words


Lymetastic! (and Other Sarcastic Ambiguous Updates)

Perhaps it’s not the best idea to write a blog entry when you’re having a really crummy day. Or maybe it’s the ideal time; I don’t know. 2,347 more words


Choosing joy.

Over the past several weeks, it has been pretty quiet around here. I’ve posted a handful of things on the SHY Facebook page, but not anything that took me more than a minute to do. 596 more words

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