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Looking back, this still scares me. Even though I have dealt with death many times since and will probably deal with it many more times before I get to experience it firsthand.


Story time; I am five years old and had just watched “Nightmare on Elm Street” for the first time alone. After watching the movie I go upstairs to bed and am laying there, staring at the ceiling in the darkness. 150 more words



Interruptions. Most people, myself included, dread them. Unwanted disruptions and unplanned distractions that I, and perhaps many of you, try to avoid, ignore, or deal with as quickly as possible so that I can get back to “business as usual.” 1,198 more words


Review: 'Jesus: First Century Rabbi'

Jesus: First Century Rabbi

Rabbi David Zaslow, Joseph A. Lieberman

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Truth Telling

Last April I read the book Tap Dancing in Zen, by Geri Larkin. I pretty much loved the book, and one chapter in particular has changed my life. 407 more words


Green Grass, Running Water by Thomas King

Lionel Red Dog, Latisha Morningstar, Charlie Looking Bear, Alberta Frank, and Eli Stands Alone are Blackfoot Indians from the city of Blossom in Alberta, Canada. As the Blackfoot Community gathers for the annual Sun Dance, mysterious forces conspire to force all five of these Indians to take part in their cultural heritage. 172 more words


Kalevala Part 4

First off, I want to say thank you to all my readers.

This blog has passed over the 800 email followers mark. Now, I don’t know if that means over 800 people get an email when I post, or if that counter is somehow consecutive, or even faulty. 909 more words