Monthly Archives: November 2013

where my demons hide

 When you feel my heat /Look into my eyes It’s where my demons hide / It’s where my demons hide  Don’t get too close / It’s dark inside It’s where my demons hide / It’s where my demons hide                                                –From … Continue reading

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First you save a life

I can’t pass up today’s Daily Prompt, which invites bloggers to “Tell us about a bullet you’re glad you dodged — when something awful almost happened, but didn’t.” My biggest challenge is deciding which bullet to write about. In a … Continue reading

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Body and Soul: of mundane miracles and secular sacraments

Like all good little cradle-Anglicans of my day, when I reached the age of 12 I signed up for Confirmation class. We met crammed into a too-small but oddly symbolic “upper room” off the church balcony. I remember exactly two … Continue reading

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Peer Recognition

I was kind of taken aback at first. In the two-months-and-a-bit that I’ve been writing this blog, I still get a little thrill every time someone actually comments on what I’ve written. So imagine my surprise when one of those … Continue reading

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Flowing

“You cannot step into the same river twice.” — Heraclitus of Ephesus I can’t keep up with the changes. I managed to snap some photos a few days ago that captured the beginning of ice formation along the edges of … Continue reading

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Without a net

What’s the thing you’re most scared to do? What would it take to get you to do it? I always chuckle a little when people ask me about my “career plan.” I’ve had a varied career– made several significant changes … Continue reading

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Busy learning

The Daily Prompt is a lofty one today: What do you love most about yourself? What do you love most about your favorite person? Are the two connected? The snow has finally arrived. We woke this morning to white on … Continue reading

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