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The Fern & the Bamboo

One day John decided to quit... quit his job, his relationship, his spirituality...


Do not think of what you do not have;

To All The Kids Who Survived The 50's

First, we survived being born to mothers who smoked and/or drank while they carried us. They took aspirin, ate blue cheese dressing and didn't get tested for diabetes.


One day, when I was a freshman in high school, I saw a kid from my class was walking home from school.

People In Your Life

Sometimes people come into your life and you know
right away that they were meant to be there, to serve

Two Wolves

An elderly Cherokee Native American was teaching his grandchildren about life...

Before Children.....

When I was younger, I remember receiving the inevitable homework assignment to write an essay on "something I am thankful for." Then I'd spend a lot of time sitting in my room trying to f


Jesus came to compensate  

In My Eyes

He's rough and lacks in etiquette,
Society would say.
He has no classy attributes,
To help him on his way.

Why Go To Church

A Church goer wrote a letter to the editor of a newspaper and complained
that it made no sense to go to church every Sunday.  "I've gone for 30

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