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Affirmation: Looking For Five Stars

+Jeanne Takenaka @JeanneTakenaka

I am at the American Christian Fiction Writers conference this week. I had intended to put up a fresh blog, but I ran out of time. 500 more words

Jeanne Takenaka

Falling Behind Before Fall

Sit down. Breathe. Now breathe again. Two weeks from now is LABOR DAY WEEKEND. What?!? You forgot to get in your summer vacation? Oh, you’re on it now. 328 more words


The Process of Self-Organization

The Process of Self-Organization

Self-organization grows out of questions asked and answered across an expanding boundary. The boundary starts at (or just after) a kind of nearly coherent singularity. 937 more words

The Experiment


There you sit
In your bubble
With all your troubles
See the world through
Filtered eyes
Judging outside
With selfish pride

Burst that Bubble… 25 more words


Wouldn't Take Nothing

Back to school has changed me. When my sons were younger and full of ill-advised helpings of sugary treats with food coloring, I could not wait for the school year to start. 748 more words


The Multiplication of Contentment

The view from the dream is different from the view upon fulfillment of the dream. That is, when we want something and imagine the greatness of what it would look like if we were to get it, once we do it’s not as perfect as we had imagined. 381 more words


Fear, Anger and Perspective

Good Day, God!

I keep puzzling about how You have put us in TIME.  I’m pretty sure You dwell in Non-Time — whatever that means!  But, one thing our about being creatures living within Time . 327 more words