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I Have A Voice

One of my early memories is of being gathered around the dinner table and politely asking for the salt, “please pass the salt” and no one hears me. 686 more words


Outline for Drop the Rock Step 6 Response

I  am doing a study of steps 6 & 7 with my sponsor using Drop the Rock. Spirit guided me to use my writing skills to summarize and respond to the Step 6 section. 1,320 more words

Ordeal Weekend 2016 #OA442

The weekend of May 20th was Wauna La-Mon’tay Lodge Order of the Arrow’s first Ordeal of 2016.  Our Troop elections had six Scouts elected to be “tapped out” during the Skyloo District Camporee.   490 more words


Leaning Forward into the Future

As the blessing of abstinence continues for me, I find myself needing Spirit to remind me that I am abstinent to be in more fit spiritual condition, so I may be more useful to others. 357 more words

Yoga Humility

Spirit continues to amaze me with abstinence dependent upon my fit spiritual condition for the day. I am responsible for the footwork and attitude needed for abstinence to exist on a daily basis. 640 more words


It is there under all I do and feel, it seems. If not fear, then its helpmates anger and sadness spin around and in me. 249 more words

Atlas System for OA Patients: First Results

The first data is out on the Atlas System, a unicompartmental joint unloading device for pre-arthroplasty knee osteoarthritis (OA) patients, developed by Moximed, Inc. As indicated in the May 9, 2016 news release, the data, “revealed that patients with the Atlas System experienced effective pain relief, regained range of motion, and returned to normal activity levels within several weeks. 98 more words