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ON RETURNING TOXIC POISON — To Its Rightful Ownership.

Reflection from March 23rd, 2016 @ Age 34


Hi.  I feel weird.  Again ;0)

I’m workin’ on getting my income tax info together for 2015, which required that I pull my 2014, 2013 and 2012 1040 info out, and I’m also preparing a debt spreadsheet with all that info up-to-date, and it feels weird I suppose because—it’s like revisiting all these places in my brain that I haven’t occupied for some time you know.  197 more words


ON BEING — The **Fountain** of YOUTH ;oD

Reflection from October 10th, 2016 @ Age 35


Bryce and Ari were just over—wound up, as all get out!  318 more words


.i can do hard things. 

Social media has a habit of being a self proclaimed highlight reel. I am guilty of this. I show the happy parts of my life and keep the sob stories and pain to myself. 1,073 more words


The Garden: a parable

There was a vegetable garden. Many vegetables grew there.

During the times of the day when the sun was not directly overhead, the other vegetable plants cast shadows on one another. 113 more words

Rising above

My last post talked about coping with death. Today, we had a sermon about trusting God.

The verse was Psalms 31:14 “But I trust in you, Lord;  I say, “You are my God.” 241 more words

My Life

Let the Water Come

I am afraid of water.  Not like baths or pools but dark deep rivers cold unknown lakes.  I am afraid.  I panic when we have to go over bridges that are far too narrow and tall.   658 more words

How do we guard our hearts and our minds in the culture that we are in?

Well the answer is both simple and complicated.

The simple answer is… 518 more words