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146.2lbs.

5ft3.

79.4%.

Statistics run our lives. Much of who we are is based on digits. Your weight, your height, your grades, your income, your Facebook friends, your Instagram followers and number of RETweets. 791 more words

Random Musings

Thanksgiving Grace

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving. Tomorrow, I will gather my family around a table full of lovingly-made, delicious food, and we will indulge in feasting, conversation, beloved traditions, and spending extended time together. 200 more words

Personal Reflection

A Thought on Thanksgiving Grace

Thanksgiving is coming up quickly. November is the month during which we are encouraged to be grateful. Grateful for what we are able to give. What part does gratitude have in grace? 38 more words

Personal Reflection

It Ain't Just Music that Does It

You have to work really hard to fail my class. I am a middle school language arts teacher. I have high standards, but not high ideals. 782 more words

Reflection

Filling Spaces with Grace

Safe spaces. We are hearing a great deal about them of late. Spaces where we are welcome, accepted, protected, defended…safe. We are also entering into the beginnings of the Holiday season, and hospitality is calling our names. 139 more words

Writing

Throwback Thursday (Disconnected)

*Wrote this back in November of 2013, more apt than ever…

Have you ever met a person whose reality just didn’t click with the majority of others? 669 more words

Journal Entry

Grace in the Tumult (Election Day)

Today isĀ the day. The day we have been anticipating-slash-dreading for months. Today is Election Day here in these United States. No other election in my lifetime has been so fraught, so loud, so tumultuous, so divisive. 260 more words

Writing