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Treacherous Times

As I was turning the four-wheel drive pickup truck around, it just started sliding sideways down the slope toward the east pasture. Continue reading

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Heart Control Measures

Everything devoted to anything
except the root cause of a thing,
is a waste of time,
an illusion of action.
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A Small Twist of Fate

“You ready to go home or do you want to fish a little while longer?” I asked Hunter, our thirteen-year-old grandson. The sun had gone down about a half-hour earlier and dusk was beginning to settle into the evening. Continue reading

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Polite Refusals

Randa and I are dining at an outdoor balcony table on Decatur Street in New Orleans Continue reading

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Potholes and Guardrails

It’s tempting to overlook those convenient little vices, isn’t it? Tempting and treacherous. Continue reading

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In the Midst

In the midst of grace and mercy,
we come, running to God,
arms open,
eyes wide yet tearful,
hearts unafraid and laughing,
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