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falling into each other

Mattresses, albatrosses and observances cost
What is free is silt on the floss
Wider, lighter, teen sex stretches thin
Driven inside by whimsy and sin… 48 more words

Uncommon Community: Trust & Authenticity

I took my son and a friend to see The Avengers: Age of Ultron the other day. As the trailers played, pushing Terminator, Mad Max… 861 more words


Betrayed by a Friend.

For more years than I can remember, I have enjoyed the company of a very close friend. This friend knows my every thought and pretty much everything that has ever happened to me, good and bad. 1,917 more words


Lay Down What’s Done

Last week was about you receiving forgiveness. This week, it’s about you extending it—to others, and ultimately to yourself as well. So yes, this week we’re still more focused on the “negative” pieces of our lives, but the bigger focus is on finding our way past those pieces. 775 more words

I'm Afraid To Speak

Fear picks my brain, it’s dark and cold
I’m timid now, not quite so bold
How can it be, that I’m the same
When I’m filled with all this guilt and shame… 129 more words


Par for the Course

I have created a new blog page called “Shrewed Up and Spit Out” and will occasionally share its content in blog posts (as I do for all of my other pages).  347 more words

Mr. and Mrs. Shameless Take out the Trash

The roar of the garbage truck echoed through the bedroom walls. Still sleepy, Annie nudged her husband’s calf with her foot under the covers. “Daddy,” she grumbled. 65 more words