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“The Unwelcome Blessing”

It was a decade ago this week that my first book was published. It’s difficult for me to fathom that it has been ten years—five maybe, but ten, no way.  It causes me to reflect and to wonder how much … Continue reading

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Acedia: “All things are wearisome. . .”

“All things are wearisome, more than one can say.”  Ecc 1:8 “So I hated life, because the work that is done under the sun was grievous to me. All of it is meaningless, a chasing after the wind.”   Ecc. 2:17-18 … Continue reading

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Life’s Rhythms

    Coming from a gene pool rich in raging bipolars on both sides of my family has likely caused me to be more aware of my own rhythms–the cycles of highs and lows that often drown out my impulses toward a balanced life.  Yesterday I felt … Continue reading

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