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Sundogs

Sometimes, getting the view we want to see requires that we endure some discomfort… like taking pictures in a minus twenty wind chill. Continue reading

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Different Views

We sat on the deck, enjoying our drinks and watching the muddy Missouri roll along underneath the three bridges that connect Kansas and Missouri at this particular point. Continue reading

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Insight

we were not made
for miles or moments
but for a life
that extends beyond life,
for existence that transcends living. Continue reading

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Errands Run Amok

It seemed like a really simple plan, nothing spectacular, routine to the point of being mundane Continue reading

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Other Shoes

We stood looking at the course before the start of the race, wondering why no one was running up the long steep hill just out of the gate. Continue reading

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A Closer Witness

There is no sense of sky this morning,
just a low-lying grayness that closes in,
shutting off the sense of anything
beyond the near bluffs and hills
just past the creek. Continue reading

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Horse Sense

There’s always a reason for anything that other people do. Most of the time, that reason makes sense from a certain perspective. Continue reading

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