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When Your Christmas Feels Ordinary (Advent: Week 2)

I’m seeing it everywhere. This call to slow down this Christmas. To take time out of your busy days and be still. To prop your socked feet up in front of the twinkling tree and rest. 801 more words


Looking out the window at the parking lot at all that glass, tin and asphalt. The ordinary. The rise-and-shine, the dog walk, the daily commute, work, the cup of coffee, or tea, the everyday, the day-in day-out, all gets lost in this ordinary. 117 more words


Luke 5

When were you last tired and frustrated and feeling like everything was going wrong?

Luke 5 

Picture yourself, as a fisher-person, having spent all night trying to catch fish, and nothing is biting. 252 more words


30-Day Writing Challenge: Day 4 - Ordinary Heroes

Write about someone who inspires you

In lieu of picking one person, I’d like to go with a type of person. A hero. I just got done watching a documentary on 9/11 in history class called 9/11: Stories and Fragments, where the chief was quoted in saying heroes are people that do “ordinary things at an extraordinary time”. 180 more words

Author: S

Poignant Simplicity

These moments are slipping.

The innocence.

Stay, I whisper.



But I don’t want it to be so.

Learn, reach, grow.

It’s okay.

That’s your job. 33 more words

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