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#FTOTD: bound

to hold yourself together – is to keep yourself from falling a
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by all means, even if it means to cage oneself.

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this post is an optimistic one, sorta rare. 123 more words

Feelings

The Exhortation Proclamation

Once upon a time, in the days before voicemail or texting or the Internet, I kept a box filled with handwritten letters from boyfriends. The box was inked red and white and once contained a small, boombox from Radio Shack that played my New Wave cassette tapes. 893 more words

Perspective

A Rare Kind of Contentedness

There are some roads we travel on just once, and others we revisit again and again. It’s hard to know the significance of such a series of curves – gray concrete and yellow lines. 586 more words

Perspective

Fighting My Way Through

Some days all I can do is wonder to myself, why? So many questions without answers, so many problems I can’t seem to find solutions to. 29 more words

Life

Impressed: What Impresses You?

+Jeanne Takenaka @JeanneTakenaka

As we recently studied Mark 13 at church, the very first verse of chapter thirteen caught me and stopped me. It talks about how impressed the disciples were with the temple’s stones. 750 more words

Jeanne Takenaka

One thing is needed.

I wish I could write a deep and meaningful post right now about something I’m discovering anew about holy week in the quiet and still moments. 414 more words

Perspective

Kim Nelson: Breathe and Slay

Breathe. Breathe in, then out, focusing your awareness on the way your lungs expand, the way your ribs contract.

This is what my meditation app tells me. 1,209 more words

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