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Is Sin the Cause of Disabilities?

The question of retribution for past or ancestral sin is one which people have pondered for millennia. In superstitious cultures, people assumed that disabled folks were cursed for some misdeed done in this or a previous life. 320 more words


::The Gang's All Here::

If three year olds can be gang members, I was one. We had a pack of kids in our neighborhood on North Marion Street. Each morning, as early as any parent would allow, a youngster  drifted out the front door of his little clapboard house, and stood in the yard wearing nothing but a pair of rumpled camp shorts. 376 more words



Perhaps its time to turn, to return to write some sort of diary, journal, an ongoing memoir, or maybe some notes towards a memoir, as well as writing to think. 427 more words


Recent Read: A Good Month for Murder

As frequent readers of this blog know, I like true crime. I like thrillers and suspense and mystery.

That’s originally why I picked up Del Quentin Wilber’s A Good Month for Murder. 218 more words


Quote of Prayer, Faith, Inspiration

Dear Friend,

I would love to share some other messages, inspirational quotes I use almost everyday with you.

I believe if you keep your faith, you keep your trust, you keep the right attitude, if you’re grateful, you’ll see God open up new doors.

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Cleaning Your Room

I helped you clean your room

Not because it was a toxic death trap

But because I knew we might find something,

Something you’d been looking for. 209 more words


Today in World War II History

On 26 Jul 1943, Adolf Hitler’s office made a call to  Otto Skorzeny’s office to discuss the rescue of Benito Mussolini, who had just been ousted in Italy and placed under arrest. 241 more words