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This time last year, I was the busiest person, finishing stuff before deadline and finalizing letters to be passed. Little did I know that the year after would be so different. 91 more words


Sing Us A Song

Sometimes we just want to go to a place where everybody knows our name and the piano man will sing us a song so that we feel alright. 314 more words


In a Burned Wood

I walked alone for a long stretch of this burned out wood.

My strength had failed me miles ago into a short 6-7 miles climbing some 2500 feet with a sixty-ish pound pack. 355 more words

Practices Of Faith

When Pigs Fly

The First Reading today made me wonder if Jacob would ever have succeeded without his deception. The expression when pigs fly comes to mind about the chances of him getting his father’s blessing as the second son. 433 more words


Like Children

Life seemed so much more simpler when we were little. We could play for hours and many of us did not have a worry in the world. 472 more words


Shut Up & Dance!

My God has always been a God of surprises who does not always use the traditional means to get my attention. Sometimes it is not Scripture readings but nature in the form of a bunny or crow. 587 more words



The ink coated suction cups of the endless tentacles are surrounding me.

Enclosing around my throat. Already decorated with crimson claw marks, framed with desperation. 56 more words