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Tiny by chosenperspectives


I’m supposed to write about Tiny but I’m much better off showing you how Tiny figures into my life!

I am an addicted collector and I think I figured out very young that if I collected tiny things, I would have room for MORE of them than if I collected, oh, say CARS! 364 more words

Personal History

The Colorado River in the Grand Canyon, Fall 2016 - #2

The prior post chronicled the first week of our 2016 Grand Canyon trip, taking us from our launch, at Lees Ferry, on 9-17, to our camp at Papago Canyon, Mile 76.5, on 9-23. 1,267 more words


A Field Guide to Dudes and How to Defend Yourself When Physically Attacked by One

I used to know this dude that could turn on a dime into an aggressive macho dude.

‘C’mon, right here. Right now. Why wait?’ he’d say as he squared his shoulders and snapped his toes to the imaginary line he’d draw between himself and whatever dude he was challenging. 897 more words


Why I Write Sad Songs

Many people have asked me why I write so many sad songs. Here is the best explanation I can give right now:

We all deal with a constant stream of emotions and often are too busy to give them each a thorough evaluation. 163 more words

Brad Hoshaw

Autumn - memories of a Catholic upbringing

HT: Salvageable post – Playing outdoors. J’s post motivated me to write about my childhood. Thanks, J! 

And thank you, all who prayed for my eye surgeries – they went well and my vision is good! 408 more words

Pilgrim's Progress Revisited

Anger and Stories

This image lives on my desktop. It’s not my background, but it lives as an icon, a thumbnail reminder to myself.

And yet, I rarely obey it. 359 more words

Where We Began: Five Years with My Love

“I will give you this, my love, and I will not bargain or barter any longer. I will love you, as sure as He has loved me. 1,025 more words

Chasing Joy