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The Great Disappearing Act

A while ago I briefly touched upon the fact that people and things often disappear without warning or without a trace. I said often that’s because we don’t need these people or things as much as we think we do. … Continue reading

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Seven Years Went Under the Bridge

Today’s a bittersweet anniversary; I’ve worked for Nestle Toll House/Haagen-Dazs for 7 years today! I really should be happy since it’s the longest I’ve held any job and I’ve made lots of new friends and people smile, but at the … Continue reading

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When the Listener Talks

When the listener finally talks, who listens to her (gender neutral sort of in this case)? In my instance, being the listener, I finally broke my silence and decided to talk today. I needed someone to listen to me. Who … Continue reading

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I’ve Been Praying a Lot Lately

So I’ve been praying a lot lately; not just since Election Day, November 8, but even before then. These devotionals I’ve found online just have me praying a lot and for more than I usually do. I’ve also been doing some … Continue reading

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Exhausted!

I’m so exhausted! I think I walked about 2 or 3 miles this afternoon alone! 😯 This morning I walked about 2 miles (maybe more) or 4 times around the mall. I did all this to help Mom feel better … Continue reading

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I Decided to Give It a Go

What’ve I got to lose? I thought to myself. “I really think you’d benefit from it,” Thayne’s words echoed in my head. Why the heck not! I thought again. I’ve tried everything else imaginable; besides when have I ever known “Dad” to … Continue reading

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I Have to Give You a Hard Time

White Rabbit “I have to give you hard time you know?” I said to Thayne at work today. He was trying to climb a ladder to change some light bulbs at the store. He agreed and knew I had to; … Continue reading

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Read My Bible Today

So I did as I said I would; I read my Bible today. 🙂 It was the perfect day for it; at the time I was hurried, angry, hurt, and troubled. I didn’t want to read it then and felt … Continue reading

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Where Will We Go from Here?

I can’t help but wonder if this is what “Dad” and his family thought Sunday as he finished his last Sunday (yesterday) service. He had been senior pastor at Derby Friends Church in Derby, Kansas, for the past 12 years … Continue reading

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Stop Living in a Fantasy World!

I’ve had a wake up call not long ago; this was not one where someone from the hotel lobby calls you and says, “Good morning! This is your wake up call you requested,” or whatever it is they say now. … Continue reading

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