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Checkmate: strategizers, players, and kings

The skill of strategy is lost on me.

I was ten years old, and my dad decided it was time to teach me and my little brother how to play chess. 790 more words

Women Of The Old Testament

Bitterness Can Destroy, Even a Princess!

Bitterness!  Oh what a loaded word!

When I hear it, no matter the context, it gives me a twinge of anxiety and causes my mind to wander to different crevices of my heart. 771 more words

Women Of The Old Testament

Endlessness

I will keep loving because
Love
leads to loss, which
results in pain, which
ends in hope, which
brings me back to love.

/michal

Poems (maybe Poetry, Too)

What's Keeping You From Dancing? 

So David went to bring up the ark of God from the house of Obed-Edom to the City of David with rejoicing.   When those who were carrying the ark of the Lord had taken six steps, he sacrificed a bull and a fattened calf.  

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Praise Dance in the Parking Lot

When David returned home to bless his own family, Michal, the daughter of Saul, came out to meet him. She said in disgust, “How distinguished the king of Israel loomed today, shamelessly exposing himself to the servant girls like any vulgar person might do!” David said to Michal, “It was before the Lord, who chose me rather than your father or anyone from his house when he appointed me ruler over the Lord’s people Israel—I will celebrate before the Lord.  

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Happily Ever After

When I was in the third grade most of the boys thought the girls had cooties. But one blue eyed towheaded blonde boy, named Richard, didn’t think so. 579 more words

Women Of The Old Testament

Lingering

The hope is gone but the love remains.
You are gone and do I remain?

I wish I knew that our last
moment together
was our last. 36 more words

Poems (maybe Poetry, Too)