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Shh, I'm thinking

In this the Big Tidy Campaign of 2017 one encounters many thorny questions. I have several conundrums that I face.  In those moments work stops, and I must think. 157 more words


Never Judge a Book.......

One of the most sincere forms of respect is actually listening to what another has to say. Bryant H. McGill

The other day I was hanging out at the bowling alley where my son works, so I could ride home with him after my shift from my weekend job.  282 more words


Keep your eye on the prize and you will succeed

Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome.

—Washington Erving

Weekend To-Do-List 4/22-4/24/17

We are halfway through the weekend of my worst week of Spring quarter.  I missed class and feel behind and have been feeling overwhelmed and worried about falling even more behind. 124 more words

My Testimony Pt. 2

I believe that from the moment I prayed that prayer, my salvation–my relationship with God–became my responsibility, even though I was only eight. I didn’t realize it then, but I had called out to my Creator and He hears when we call. 708 more words

Guilty Pleasures

It seems recently every time I walk in the room my partner hides their device, it’s like they don’t think I know they were holding it. 1,262 more words

Overcoming Obstacles

She Found Her

Staring in the mirror.
Watching her reflection as she passes by glass windows.
Looking through photos and staring into her own eyes.
Trying to find the strong woman inside herself. 77 more words