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Now I Don't Know Where I Am*

I am tired. Raccoons and barking puppies. Long lab days followed by driving and stuff. A neck that won’t behave. I haven’t been able to fall asleep easily, even though at times it’s past one in the morning. 542 more words


Peter Meets Cornelius

And the following day they entered Caesarea. Now Cornelius was waiting for them, and had called together his relatives and close friends. 25 As Peter was coming in, Cornelius met him and fell down at his feet and worshiped him.

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The Bible

Small talk

I did an activity this week with students, getting them to do small talk. They had to plan a party (each group planned a different part of it), and then pretend to be at the party as different guests and make small talk with each other. 112 more words

Green Form

Your breath is a waste product
to him, the kind words in it, your answers;
he’s deaf, he’s moved on,
another space or two
on the board he exists on. 260 more words


Students Respond to "Let America Be America Again"

I have taught “Let America Be America Again” by Langston Hughes every year for the last five years. I wasn’t planning to teach it in either of my courses this year, even Rebels With a Cause, into which the poem would fit perfectly. 235 more words

Random Writing

To regard others as worthy of kindness

In the thirteenth chapter of Paul’s First Letter to the Corinthians, after the often-repeated “Love is patient, love is kind” passages, we read another often-repeated portion: 983 more words