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Gratitude and Opportunity

Looking for Wifi

I had gone to Subway in Transcona when I was visiting Winnipeg. I planned to take advantage of their free WiFi with no intent to buy anything. 1,106 more words

Cycling To End Poverty

We've all Experienced a Hand Up

Lemonade Stand (Unlicensed)

When I was training for my Sea to Sea tour I stopped at a lemonade stand being run by two pre-schoolers. I was looking for a grocery store to get some drinks for my ride when I heard this young voice ask if I wanted to some lemonade. 548 more words

Cycling To End Poverty

Waltzing to the records repeat insanity encroaching with each skip of the needle....

A wilted flower nesting in a pot with decay from the mildew floor, petals falling swiftly brushed away out of sight

Detertiated rooms inside the heart, God knocking on one Satan on the other. 260 more words

Daily Post Word Prompt

Tension

How do we function as people after seeing some of the things this world has to offer? Many have seen such devastation and experienced trauma beyond what can be articulated. 536 more words

"We need to give a hand up to all women and men who need one"

Once I was fortunate enough to get help through Medicaid that allowed my family to have healthcare while I went to school.  I have then gone on and earned both a BS and a MPA.  33 more words

Beauty for Ashes Uganda: Water is Life!

Last fall, a friend posted on Facebook that Beauty for Ashes Uganda was looking for donors who would be willing to contribute $25.00 so a family in Acuna Village could get seeds and learn about growing their own garden. 321 more words

Acuna Village