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What Hurts the Most


As we entered the sanctuary of the church for Peter's funeral, I scanned the faces of the crowd. I saw a few familiar friends, but a lot of them I did not know, and it struck me just how many people's … [Read more]

If I had known…


It’s been two weeks and two days since I lost my brother, but the words still echo through my head everyday like the taunting rhythm of an oncoming train… “Peter didn’t make it. He’s dead.” He's … [Read more]

When You’re Broken, and You Know It


Broken. It's a word that's been running circles in my head for several days now. Broken. It's more than just admitting my childhood/early adulthood has adversely affected me. It's more than just … [Read more]

When Rotten Lettuce Condemns


We had only twenty minutes before we had to be out the door and on our way to church. I rushed through the kitchen on the way to the laundry room to desperately dig through the baskets looking for … [Read more]

Taking Care of Myself


Ginger, over at Just One of the Boys, has a series going. It's called A Happier, Healthier You. I thought I'd jump in on Week #7. Through this long journey I'm on, I'm realizing that taking care of … [Read more]

My Broken Hallelujah

God, I’m not even sure where to begin. Do I start at the beginning, in the middle, in the right here and now, or with my hopes for the future? I have nothing… nothing to hold up for myself to say, … [Read more]