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What did you just say?! (wk29 cycle A)

When we speak what are our motives, in today’s Gospel we see the Pharisees at it again! Trying to trap Jesus with clever words. They say… 368 more words


The risks of being a teacher

I like to teach. Classroom settings. Conversations in the living room. Sitting around the table at a meal.

Sometimes I realize that I just like to show off about what I know – honest confession. 379 more words

Church Tongue. A Linen Stitching Saga

Church Tongue is my newest subversive cross-stitch pattern available in my Etsy Shop: Crafterdark-Some Pretty Bitchin’ Stitchin’.  Church tongue is a little tongue-in-mouth joke Drew Barrymore dropped back in the 90s in the film, Wedding Singer (a personal favorite), but the phrase shown here is some random drunken scrawl I came across in some shitty dive bar, somewhere.  189 more words


No Matter How Short Your Skirt

No matter how short your skirt
No matter if you’re a honey-tongued talker
No matter how many buttons undone
Your continued attention makes you a basic stalker



If you ask about my past,
my teeth and tongue and tears will fall

But I can filter it
through my fingers 

for you, 24 more words


2017 Day 292 - Set an Example! Really?

I’m saved from having to write about a quarrelsome wife (from today’s Proverbs reading) because I did so already in a blog several years ago – … 439 more words


Army of Angels

Mommy, will you ask God to send his army of angels, again, tonight?

When she was young, every night – without fail – Erin asked me that question. 766 more words