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It’s That Time of Year Again...

Spring has sprung kinda late this year. So a trip to Home Depot was apropos to get some spring cleaning done. Gonna do some at mom’s house first, then the missus and I are gonna do some work of our own sometime next month, God willing. 26 more words

Elemental Breath

Suburban Urban Minstrel

I breathe between mountain and plain,
mesa and wide-angle field,
on city streets and urban walks,
where night’s video-blue glow veils sky.

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Red Thread Guide

How To Get Rid Of Bamboo (A Cautionary Tale)

My first bit of advice is this : DO NOT PLANT BAMBOO!!!

Pardon my yelling, the point needs emphasis.  Bamboo is incredibly hardy, impressively strong, and wildly invasive. 971 more words

Surprise The World

I have been around some incredible evangelists in my life. I served with a guy named Joel in Salt Lake City who could make a seemingly innocuous conversation with a clerk at a gas station into a presentation of gospel truths. 1,056 more words


By Judith Ireland

At five years old, in 1950, Margaret Calhoun was bald as an egg.  There was not one hair, not one bit of fuzz to interfere with the shine that made her head glow like the gold-capped dome on the capital building in Atlanta.  2,653 more words

From City to Suburban Life!


For almost 5 years working in real estate in Dubai, I must say, the cosmopolitan life I had is finally over. I was so lucky enough to witness all the fascinating skyscrapers of this city and experience the modern lifestyle. 178 more words

North Cyprus

Review: Little Fires Everywhere

Little Fires EverywhereCeleste Ng. New York: Penguin Press, 2017.

Summary: When Mia Warren and her daughter Pearl rent a duplex apartment from Elena Richardson, the matriarch of a successful Shaker Heights, Ohio family, it sets in motion a series of events, “little fires” that culminate in a fire that burns down the Richardson home, and transforms the lives of both families. 815 more words

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