Monthly Archives: July 2010

Zebra Swallowtail — Ever Seen One?

I had not until yesterday.  It was spectacular.  Had Tom not told me what it was, I could have guessed, at least the Zebra part.  The wings had sharply contrasted black and white stripes.  It was about the size of … Continue reading

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Good Yesterday, Not so Good Tonight

Yesterday morning began with the Spiritual Formation Group.  The materials took us to a discussion on discovering the true self, as intended by the One who made us.  It is not such an easy task.  In practical terms, the question is how … Continue reading

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Oh No! What Have I Done???

I started thinking about it shortly after Mary Ann died.  I thought about it in earnest after the Kids all went back home.  The rule is not to make any major decisions at least in the first year.  I ignored … Continue reading

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Okra Buster Shirt Comes Out

I didn’t really need it, but it was better to be safe than sorry.  I was invited to Don and Edie’s house for dinner.  Knowing my feelings about Okra, Edie mentioned that their coop had provided them with Okra this … Continue reading

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Choosing to Live

I wonder why it was such a revelation when it dawned on me that I am still alive?  After ending a forty year career in the ministry, it took a long time to grow to be satisfied and fulfilled in … Continue reading

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