Monthly Archives: February 2012

Leaping Back

Just for giggles, I viewed my journal from Leap Day 2008.  Nothing that exciting:  ‘taught homeschool, took my mother-in-law to the doctor, and watched the movie “Ratatouille.”  But boy, glancing down that journal page…  Has my life changed a lot … Continue reading

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Short People

In Maryland, they tried to outlaw the song “Short People” by Randy Newman; but the vote was …short. [hehe] I’m 5’ 1”, and I love that song.  It’s a writing technique I employ almost daily:  it’s known as sarcasm or … Continue reading

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Duct Tape

You know you love it. It’s there, waiting for you.  When all else fails, it’s got your back.  “Duct tape it!” (But be forewarned: once you tack, you never go back.) Last night I pulled out the roll, and used … Continue reading

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The Me Monster

Think about that person you know—and we all know one—so “all about me” they miss the boat entirely.  Sometimes we snicker; they can be hilarious to watch as they strut their stuff.  But it’s not really that funny; some people … Continue reading

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Abundance!

John 10:10  The thief does not come except to steal, and to kill, and to destroy. I have come that they may have life, and that they may have it more abundantly The Greek word here for abundant means “exceedingly, … Continue reading

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Shadowing

I still remember her name; it was Sue.  At my first real job, she was the one I was to shadow.  You know, follow her around, and do what she does. For the most part, it worked famously.  But it … Continue reading

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Stupid Stupor-tons

I’m blessed.  I’ve been given the rare privilege of going to work—and going to church—at the same time!  (Transcribing sermons is good work if you can get it.) Yesterday, as my fingers clickety-clicked, the earphones transmitted the doctrine of the … Continue reading

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