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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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A Sagging Sky

The sky looked like an El Greco painting done in shades of gray and turned on its side. Huge drops of cloud emerged from the dark bank and sagged toward the earth with light shafts of mist drifting between them. Continue reading

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