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Choosing to See

We live with blinders on.

It may be self-preservation, or hope-preservation but we don’t want to know or admit how absolutely wrong our fellow human beings can treat each other. 620 more words

Healthy Living

How not to be happy

Try any of these for size:

1. Let money be your main guide to what you do with your life
2. Be vulnerable to the people you already know won’t support you… 81 more words


nightmares of words and music

What benefit, and to whom, might there be to me (almost) “mindlessly” buying $60 worth of books on Lithuanian history and poetry, ostensibly so I can revise the (Poetry) Book Review? 1,012 more words


“If you live everyday, with the capacity to stretch yourself past limitation and structure, you will find boundless opportunity is all the places that once scared you.” ― Nikki Rowe



I am one of them –

those who bow their head in humble submission

and wonder why they do not have a voice.

I have whispered my grievances into the wind, 94 more words


Open to relationships

My colleague Rachel Young wrote an interesting piece about being missional http://pres-outlook.org/2015/02/can-introverts-missional/

which reminds me of an ongoing conversation that I have with people.

I try, try, try to practice trust, and yet still be safe. 324 more words