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Look Away? Look to God and Lead.

  Tuesday, I showed students a five minute clip of Martin Luther King, Jr. giving his I Have a Dream speech. Prior to this we read a selection by his sister, Christine Farris King, in which she shared comical and heartbreaking childhood … Continue reading

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Rearview Mirrors & Morning Prayers

Every morning she prayed, wearing a familiar hopeful template overlay on her mind like a freshly knitted beanie. Like a most loved warm, angora sweater on the heart. She willed the day to take shape happily, colorfully, like vapor streams … Continue reading

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Bread for the Restless, Wine for the Heart

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Who stills the souls of those whose hands are stealing? Where recalled memories, remember only psuedo feelings Departures and arrivals on a nightsky ceiling Tilt falsely dropped-in precepts, reveal asbestos eggshell peelings come crashing down to pride to form a still … Continue reading

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Christmas at Granny’s

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Christmas at Granny’s Family Tree I wonder what kind of Christmas a soul can have at a convalescent home. I can only imagine and in doing so decide that maybe I do not want to stay in these imaginings for … Continue reading

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Prayer of Thanksgiving & Hope for Forgiveness

Help.Thanks.Wow     This the title of a book by author Anne Lamott.  I viewed two short video clips of Oprah interviewing this author. Left an impression on my mind and heart.  So much that I  posted these to fb. Got … Continue reading

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Dear Elder Newton, I am soo relieved to hear that you are safe.  Keep the faith.  Love, Heidi of the Mountain, Want-a-Sheep, Utah.   Dear Anziano Robertson,  I just got this email tonight.  Spoke with Wendy last night.  Kyler is … Continue reading

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