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Every room the same–
ten 12 x 12 tiles this way,
ten 12 x 12 tiles that way–
perfect squares; identical

rolling beds; chrome IV trees… 24 more words

Original Poetry

Feasts of Faithfulness

How kind the lord is! How good he is! So merciful, this God of ours! The lord protects those of childlike faith; I was facing death, and he saved me.

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The Best "You"!

We cannot despair of humanity, since we ourselves are human beings. – Albert Einstein


Read Job 6

Focus on verses 8-9

A person in despair is a person who has lost hope. When one has lost hope the sleep of death sometimes appears appealing as the shortest, if not the only route, to relief from the agony of the despair of the moment. 377 more words

Daily Devotional

Life, Free of Hope, Free of Despair

“Write a little every day, without hope, without despair.”
— Isak Dinesen 243 more words


first, the purpose.

It’s 8:17 in the evening.  The 60-inch is tuned into “Love It or List It,” the volume a bit too high for my taste, and I’m stretched out luxuriously over the faux leather sectional, which has been rather unfashionably layered (by my thoughtful sis) with an assortment of Micky Mouse blankies, flannel throws, and plush pillows.   851 more words

Break Ups

Pumped Up Fix

When I turned up for my usual Jobcentre appointment this week, I was informed that my job coach – whom I’ve been seeing since August – was on paternity leave. 594 more words

Out Of Work