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After the Highs

If you can think of things for which to be grateful when you’re tired, filthy, sore, itching and aching, then it should be pretty easy at other times, right? Continue reading

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Highs and Lows

Sometimes, even when the job is tough, we make it even tougher with our own mistakes. But… it can still work out! Continue reading

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Retaining Wall

Emerging leaves of locust flinch and dip
in the very slight breeze of this nearly still morning. Continue reading

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Reflections Beneath the Snow

Until these hearts of ours
are set free from fear of pain,
we will gain nothing
of all the grace and goodness that comes our way. Continue reading

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Good Help

In addition to the inescapable odor of the fire and smoke, there is nothing that can be moved here without stirring up dust and dirt. Continue reading

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