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How a Story about a Boy and a Starfish Could End Abortion

“The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.” Chinese Proverb

There are over 3,500 abortions done every year in my county.

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Oregon Coast 2017 continues

Michelle and I have  talked a time or two about this trip. Had we ended up at San Francisco and Napa as planned, it would have been MUCH less relaxing. 828 more words

Oregon Coast

Work in Progress - Miniature Art

Currently in progress are several pieces of miniature art. The pieces are acrylic ink on paper and reflect themes of the west coast of Canada. 76 more words


Umuntu Ngumuntu Ngabantu

1700 hours. 10 Months. That’s the length of my service year. But I could also measure it in cups of coffee: at least 2 cups per day, one in the morning and one in the afternoon; sometimes even 3-4 on a day when I need a little extra push. 790 more words


And the Golden Charlie Goes To: Starfish by Akemi Dawn Bowman

Kiko Himura has always had a hard time saying exactly what she’s thinking. With a mother who makes her feel unremarkable and a half-Japanese heritage she doesn’t quite understand, Kiko prefers to keep her head down, certain that once she makes it into her dream art school, Prism, her real life will begin.

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A Free Feast

While descending to the rocky shoreline on our Gowlland Tod Provincial Park hike, I wandered over a beach covered in pebbles and shells. I didn’t notice what lay over the boulders at first. 101 more words

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