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An Elegant Solution

I got pulled into a discussion at work yesterday afternoon. An issue had come up that had triggered some problems for a couple of our people at the college. Early into the conversation, I realized that either there was an … Continue reading

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Houston, You Have a Problem

Now that I’m coming out of the closet about my hearing impairment I want the rest of you to know that I expect you to fix it… Continue reading

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Practice What You Preach

Why is that we sometimes seem to preserve the misery of resentment over the effort of resolving our conflicts with others? Continue reading

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Reach Out and Be Touched

I’m kind of a lousy father-in-law/grandparent in some respects; Continue reading

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Dealing with the Neighsayers

Sometimes, listening effectively requires us to do a little bit of looking around.

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Ah, Troubles

But in the dark aloneness, when our deepest hurts are most our own, we bare ourselves before our Maker, wounded, weakened, ashamed and angry of our suffering. Continue reading

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Multi-Tasking

With the low last night in the mid-sixties, this morning was just right for a bit of garden work in the early hours between dawn’s easy light and the cresting of the sun. Continue reading

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