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I am Joe Black: On Life and Death and The Practice of Kindness

My distant neighbor Molly complains that the bunnies in her yard eat her stuff–crops, flowers and ornamental plants, but at our house, the rabbits eat dandelion stalks and leaves almost exclusively. 1,281 more words

Somehow Gone

I had this terrible dream that you died.
It was after an illness
that ripped through your body
faster than anyone could have predicted-
that’s why I didn’t get to see you… 63 more words


Aisha X Nex Instagram Edits #3

Here’s Batch #3, and there’s more where these came from!

Already Staring

The best feeling is when you look at him, and he is already staring.

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For the Better

|This is the 157th story of Our Life Logs |

I have always been an easy-going person. Most of my life, I had basically had one mood: happy, more than able to roll with the punches. 1,664 more words


DayBreaks for 9/21/18 - A Song for Your Funeral

DayBreaks for 9/21/18: A Song for Your Funeral          

From the DayBreaks archive, September 2008:

Have you given much thought to your funeral or memorial service?  What would you like to be sung, read, said?  463 more words

Christian Illlustrations

Bloodthirst: Our Language of Violence

There is so much violence in the world…

Why do we, human beings, seem to want to punish each other? Husbands and wives, daughters and mothers, sons and fathers, coworkers and friends. 1,010 more words

Life And Death

wild random beauty

wild random beauty
explodes through summer bounty
brilliant remnants flash
against tangled undergrowth
painting the old canvas red

That’s how I’m imagining my life today. A mess of tangled undergrowth, already beautiful in its own lively way, surprised from time to time by wild random beauty exploding from nowhere. 80 more words