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FLUSH with change

I was going through my phone this week, cleaning out contacts, deleting photos, and giving unused apps the heave-ho. I needed to make room for the new operating system, which refused to download, as jumbled as things were. The task … Continue reading

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FLAME, keeper of the

My cousin Bobby died last week. It was expected after a long illness, so it shouldn’t have thrown me like it did when I got the call. But my heart sank to a very sad place that I didn’t get … Continue reading

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FOLLOWING UP

I can hardly believe it has been a year since my life reared up last summer and smacked me in the face. Wake up! it shouted at my dreary routine. You call this living? Well, OK. Obviously, no one really … Continue reading

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FAITH, leap of

I have a rose bush out back that I really love. It belonged to my mother. When she died, I brought it from her house and planted it here, by the corner of the barn. It’s a prominent place I … Continue reading

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FLOW, going with the

Lately, I have had a love/hate relationship with the word submit, which I can tell you, as a writer of 25 years, has not been allowed into my personal vocabulary much. Yes, I submit to my editor every time I … Continue reading

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FOUND, lost and

“It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.” — Ernest Hemingway It’s been 10 months since the seminal summer morning I realized I wasn’t living my best life. … Continue reading

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FAITH and hope

I’m getting ready to leave on a whirlwind road trip to celebrate Easter with my family. It’s a taxing jaunt that involves heading to another state and back in just over 24 hours. Truth is, I’m happy about it. I … Continue reading

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