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The Longest Night

I felt the pillow hit my head. “YES!” The voice in my mind exclaimed.  I don’t take sleeping medicine.  But I did tonight.  I lay in bed thinking “I’ll finally get the sleep my body wants, silly body.”  And oblivion … Continue reading

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When There’s Nothing to Say

Sometimes there are no words to say, and sometimes there are too many words to say, and usually when that happens, either one … or both, then there’s nothing to say. In my writing I’ve been practicing transitions.  Often times … Continue reading

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Math VS The World

You know they said we’d use this stuff every day when we grew up, but what they didn’t tell use then is that how we’d use it is in helping our children when they had to take math classes. First … Continue reading

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Snapshot

I sit and listen to the children snore to the quiet music that plays in the room around them.  I think of the day we've shared, and think of all the things in their life that matter so much to … Continue reading

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Cornucopia of Thought

"What'cha thinking about?" is the question… and the answer "oh… you know, everything." Today is Sunday, a day for quiet reflection, scripture study, thoughtful meditation, a pleasant nap, and wonderful time with family. This evening the children and I sat … Continue reading

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The Best Laid Plans…

There is a saying "The best laid plans of mice and men doth often go awry."  Or something like that, (It's from a poem by Robert Burns called 'To a Mouse') this saying means differnet things every time I read … Continue reading

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Nothing to Worry About …

So rarely, as a single Father, do I have nothing to worry about.  So today is nothing really out of the ordinary except: Kindergarten Graduation was today (Very emotional, I'll probably share pictures at some point) I confirmed for sure … Continue reading

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The Edge

I had mentioned a few dozen posts ago (or less) all of the things that were on their way in the not too distant future.  I stand closer to the edge of those things. I took pilot lessons, I got … Continue reading

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It’s All a Test

I am sometimes prideful, and I don't mean to be.  I seek to give thanks for every blessing I enjoy, and even some I do not.  One giant blessing that has only been realized in the last 11 years or so … Continue reading

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Quiet…

The best time for inspiration on what to write, is the same moment my head is about to hit the pillow at night.  I think "I'll just log in on my phone and type in what I want to say … Continue reading

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