Category Archives: There is a lot I don’t know

Patchwork highway

Last night, Madi and I bounced along a cobbley mix of dirt and gravel; brick boulevards, pristine asphalt, and county roads who’s use-by dates were probably 20 years ago. Asphalt patches, concrete stop-gaps, and -in many places – a milled … Continue reading

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Wishful thinking

To turn away is wishful thinking.
And it is killing our most vulnerable members Continue reading

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No Sleep as a sign of life?

  So much good has transpired over the past few weeks; the good of framily, celebration, graduation, adulting, and spring. Life. Kenan graduated as 2nd Lieutenant Lousch with so many successes of his own making Madi and her pal, Autumn, and … Continue reading

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Call a cab Mother Nature

About 4 pm yesterday, the limestone building that houses my office, shook…rumbled. I’d checked weather.com and its thunderboomer prediction and was so glad that I had a car in the parking lot…until a wee before 5 pm when the monsoon swelled … Continue reading

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A response to a kindness

Yesterday, my friend-who-is-a-pastor checked in: “And I keep wondering how your faith is doing since our last chat and prayer. You don’t have to write a big, long email explaining things. Just wanted to mention that I wonder (but don’t … Continue reading

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This is not the way it ends: Signs of life

Sunday, I sat in my car in a remote field next to someone’s rural mailbox and felt the world sway. Above me, the clouds whirled and blew. Around me, the rain pelted and washed beneath the Vibe. I looked out … Continue reading

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Abandon Your Comfort Zone: Signs of Life

When you’re “going through it”, life can be a deathrace that hijacks your focus. Keep Moving. Stay Safe. Wake Up. Take a Bath. Do Your Best at Work and Home. Remember to sleep and eat. Pay a Bill or two. As the … Continue reading

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