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Autumn Rain

This past week has given us PERFECT autumn weather in Boston, that is until it didn’t.  Our 10 week old labrador puppy, Copley, has been rolling in the leaves and trotting down the crisp streets of Charlestown without a care in the world.   264 more words


Too Busy Not To Have Time

The thief does not come except to steal, and to kill, and to destroy.   John 10:10a (NKJV)

One of the most valuable things that…

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Less Of Self

A well travel seed pod

I started some poppies from seed this spring which grow into small plants and was told it will not produce flowers this year.
My poppy seed has an interesting story: a couple of years ago, just before I travel to China; I collected a seed pod from a garden where I had been taking photos. 198 more words

Life In The City

Listening Therapy

Hoping for some quiet time, I sat down at a corner table at Whole Foods. I really needed this moment alone: a wretched week, school assignments had been piling up, the relief drive, nonprofit projects, personal issues, family drama, unanswered emails, texts coming in… 214 more words

Less Of Self

A week of roses

Although I panted many flower paintings however I rarely paint roses because it is not my favorites flower and there are countess paintings of roses out there already. 135 more words


Driving Robert Mann

Returning to Chicago in the fall of 1970, after a year-long internship in Danville, Illinois, I concentrated my attention on my studies, my fellowship (which involved organizing the church-related archives of the seminary), and the immediate neighborhood of the south side. 465 more words


Taking photo brings the world closer

I have this habit of taking photos to pass time while waiting for the buses. This morning, I just sat down on the park bench near the bus stop waiting for my bus.. 137 more words

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