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Why You Should Read Fiction

I just need to vent a little today. Seems like every few weeks I see a post or a blog that suggests reading fiction is a waste of time or at the very least not beneficial. Some of this I see … Continue reading

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The Theft of Memory by Jonathan Kozol

This is the first book I have read by Jonathan Kozol. I found his style to be easy to read and yet he seemed to use a wider range of vocabulary than most writer these days.  What drew me to … Continue reading

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Unusual Blessings In An Unusual Place

In my day job I make hospital visits on a regular basis and many times I visit people in hospice. One of the hospice places that I visit is the Baptist Reynolds Hospice House. This place is amazing and the … Continue reading

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In Love……

Reading throughout the book of Ephesians I was stopped in my tracks by these two simple words the other day. Ephesians 1:4-5 says that “In Love” God chose me and adopted me. People have children for all sorts of reasons. … Continue reading

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1,000 Books In 10 Years

When I wrote a few weeks ago about the Kindle reader I bought and a little of why I bought it. A few people asked me about my reading goals. I have been hesitate in sharing something like that, because … Continue reading

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Connection Time

My daughter and I spent part of her Spring Break reconnecting with a couple of relatives and exploring a historic museum. She has done a lot of work in researching our family history and compiling pictures.  When I asked her … Continue reading

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“Jesus Continued” by J.D. Greear

This was the first book I have read by this author. I found his writing style easy to read and I will look for additional books he has written. Writing a book about the Holy Spirit is not an easy … Continue reading

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The Sneakers – by Mark LaGrone

Exciting for me this is my first fictional short story that has been published! I was not sure what to write so I Googled “trigger words” and picked the word “sneakers”.   I hope you enjoy the story. The Sneakers … Continue reading

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Conversations – Where Have They Gone?

I have been thinking a lot lately about conversations and communication with others lately. It started off simply enough by going to our local Farmer’s Market to pick up some squash. I grew up going to the Farmers Market on … Continue reading

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What Keeps You Going?

We have all been there in life. We start an exercise programs dreaming of the day we will have a 6-pack ab, but then three weeks into our new program we find so many excuses of why we cannot get … Continue reading

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