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The Pieces of My Puzzle

I opened up my rugged cardboard box

Within lay the years of my imperfect life

Randomly mixed up and assorted

Jig-sawed into a thousand individual pieces… 49 more words

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Being Alone In Your Mid 20's Doesn't Have To Be Lonely

Learning to love your own company is the key to being alone, and happy.

Sure, no man is an island. I totally agree to that. I don’t expect myself to grow old alone and die without at least having one person cry over my death bed. 1,175 more words

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Doubting Thomas: Taking Christ to Others

We live in a culture where seeing is believing.  Need proof?  Pinterest, with all its glorious images, is the most powerful social platform. Nothing packs the punch of a single image.   254 more words

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When Being "Beautiful" Is Uncomfortable...

Yesterday, I had a bit of an awkward moment.

Now, it’s not the kind of awkward moment that you have when your pants rip and your bright green underwear is showing, or when you make a fool of yourself in front of the guy you like. 1,310 more words


Hitler's Youth and The Modern Family

  I was reading a book today that was talking about Hitler and how he truly believed that youth were very important in passing on ideas… 455 more words

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Why kids should not have tuition

I am all for giving tuition. Anywhere from $40-$100 an hour just talking to kids (with some planning outside class – i am a good teacher!!) and I can do it from secondary school?? 988 more words

Baby On A Budget


As the first spring storms of the season blew through the Twin Cities Metro, I felt that old familiar pull in my chest. It’s a sensation that has become all too familiar over the past ten years whenever it storms. 1,480 more words

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