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Emotional Rise

When kids enter the picture prepare for an emotional rise, a rise that looks like a positive profit sheet, or the expect growth graph of a web startup. 67 more words

One Shots


drowning as i do

constantly sprint against the

marathon she tide

(written in response to Daily Post  “Marathon“)

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I need to vent a brief spleen. And who better than my helpless readers to vent it on?

One of the reasons I am considered to be so “good with children” that I have the patience of several saints rolled into one. 250 more words


Oh, Georgia.

Oh Georgia, Georgia,
what have you done?
You’re surrounded by men
and only ever liked one of them
and of course it’s the one
you’ll never see again, 47 more words



Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.
Ephesians 6:4 NASB


This verse – Ephesians 6:4 – is a tough one for me. 

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Cold turkey

Some people do seek, or are advised to do so, aversion therapy. I don’t.

Why? Because, other than the usual candidates, I am averse to little. 88 more words



In some ways this has been a good year. I read lots of books. Some of them were good, even great. I wrote some small things and got them published. 283 more words

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