Distracted

I am easily distracted. The less sleep I have the more distracted I am. The more coffee I have, the more distracted I am. The less coffee I have, the more distracted I am. The more food I eat for lunch, the more distracted I am. The less protein I have in the morning, the […]

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Stuck

Sitting in traffic, the word for this post came to me without even having to ask Nancy. Stuck. I was on a short drive across town to Aldi to replace the dates we had given to someone to give a neighbor for Ramadan.But there was construction and people waiting to merge. And the short drive […]

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Decade

The kid on the right graduates from high school this year. His brother will graduate next year. We meet them a decade ago this month. Back then, a year or two into social media, I wouldn’t have guessed how much my life would be changed by relationships with internet friends. Laughter and heartbreak and inspiration […]

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Perseverance

Jeff wanted to know when the post on waiting is coming. That’s after he read the post about courage. When I asked Andrew and Nancy for a word for tonight, the word they gave me was perseverance. So I’m guessing that Jeff is going to have to keep waiting. Perseverance is, according to Eugene Peterson, […]

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