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June 26, 2022

Still Creating

While I don’t consider myself to be an expert on gardening, I do enjoy my small planter and border flower gardens. I read about how to maintain my plants, and I...

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June 25, 2022

Patiently Trusting

Renovating a house can be fun, but it can also be a test of patience. My husband is an experienced carpenter, so he is able to do most of the work....

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June 24, 2022

Rejection and Acceptance

I enjoy tinkering with words. There is no better feeling than when a piece I have written is accepted by an editor, and it hurts to receive a rejection notice. But...

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June 23, 2022

Choosing Our Perspective

After seeing several physicians, I finally received my diagnosis. Sitting next to my mom in the tiny office, the doctor told me that the tests and consultations were conclusive. I had...

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June 22, 2022

Unclaimed Blessings

When I worked as an airline service agent, I would frequently help people find their missing luggage. However, I noticed that over time, the airport accumulated suitcases and personal belongings that...

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June 21, 2022

When Words Fail

Just as the world was shutting down due to COVID-19, I learned that I had aggressive prostate cancer that required immediate surgery. Fear overwhelmed me. I wondered if I could even...

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June 20, 2022

Stronger than Before

I was driving my daughter home from school when we got stuck in traffic due to road maintenance work. I was in a hurry, so I complained: “What have they done...

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June 19, 2022

Showing Appreciation

My entire adult life has been dedicated to my wife, our four children, and now our grandchildren. I took my family camping, coached Little League, and drove a station wagon. I...

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June 18, 2022

Trusting God

I remember watching my dad slowly succumb to Alzheimer’s Disease. My dad was my hero — my father, my friend, my cheerleader, my everything. At one point in the aftermath of...

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June 17, 2022


It was yet another lonely day when the telephone rang. I did not know the person at the other end of the line, but she explained that we belonged to the...

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