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Parking ticket 

I pulled up to the dentist office on Wednesday, parking my car in the Central West End at Euclid and Pine.  The City of Saint Louis has switched to electronic parking meters, so I pulled out my debit card and tried to insert it appropriately.   192 more words

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Over the past few days, I’ve watched the college move-in/let-go process through a slightly different lens.

Normally I’m the guy trying to be empathetic as parents bring their kids to us. 337 more words

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The Muny's OKLAHOMA!

This past Sunday, I attended the season-closing performance of OKLAHOMA! at the Muny in Forest Park.

The Muny magic is real (I mean, just LOOK at that photo!), and was incredibly evident in this sumptuous, tight production led by Rob Ruggiero. 207 more words

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A Thunderstorm, a Letter and One Thousand Gifts

We had our first real summer thunderstorm last night. Thunder shook the whole house, lightning lit up the entire sky and rain poured like a monsoon. 1,176 more words

And Then There Was Just Love

I’m surrounded by moving boxes. The house is bare. Surprisingly, I am very calm. I woke up this morning around 3 a.m.- sweaty and anxious. Fell back asleep and when I woke up, I felt God’s presence. 818 more words

Random mid-week update

I had dinner this evening with Jesse Diaz, my much-loved grad assistant from my last two years at Ball State University.

Jesse is moving from Saint Louis, where we both landed for a spell, to Palm Springs, California, to take a teaching job nearby and be with his partner who is now working there. 128 more words

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