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Monthly Archives: July 2019

Church Shopping in Cologne

Finding a local church is crucial. Shopping for one isn’t.

Confessions of a Birdwatching Hypocrite

While the pace of change has slowed down, my identity is still catching up. 

A Cedar Hymn

For the most part, Cedar Campus remains largely the same as when I was born, a fact many of us—who have grown from infants to adults, from adults to elders; who have gained families; who have lost loved ones—marvel at.

The Group Date

This is probably the only day I will ever respond positively to the question, “All right, are we ready to go for a run?” 

Beasy Mist, Completely Meat Circle, and Crockpot Cold Water: Or, the Internet is Funny

This can become extremely funny because the network isn’t always that good at making stuff up, mostly because the English language is hard and also because a computer doesn’t have a brain.

How To Find a Great Haircut Without Losing Your Dignity

He put his clippers down, walked around the chair, sat down on a bench facing me, and put his head in his hands.

Summer in the Valley

Summer in the Valley

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I fell in love with this valley three years ago, in the summer.

Watching Whiteness (Fail to) Work

Watching Whiteness (Fail to) Work

Antiracism requires us to leave our comfort zone. It requires sacrifice.

Music Before Bach: A Starter Kit

Music Before Bach: A Starter Kit

After all, what could sound older than a harpsichord?

Church of the Town & Country

Church of the Town & Country

There was separation of church and state in the Town and Country. 

Hotkeys, Hot Peas, and How to Know the Difference

Hotkeys, Hot Peas, and How to Know the Difference

Want to know about other types of spaces? Of course you don’t. I’m gonna tell you.

Are the Kids Alright?

Are the Kids Alright?

Imagine. Insist.

Disappointment, Victory, and Not Telling Mom

Disappointment, Victory, and Not Telling Mom

What I learned on this year’s Dover was how to sit in the disappointment with friends and then to race around joyfully on borrowed red bicycles.

Driven

Driven

Not veering off into an oncoming car is just a social contract.

A Good Enough Reason to Leave

A Good Enough Reason to Leave

This may be the last post I’ll write from Honduras.

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