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After the bones mended, my left eye was smaller than my right, and my eyebrow never grew back. But you know what? Big deal. I think I became beautiful after the accident. I became kinder, more aware. I gained respect for other people.

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A journey, I reflected, is of no merit unless it has tested you.

A journey, I reflected, is of no merit unless it has tested you.
Posted 2 months ago

Christians are not powerless. We have the mighty power of God available thr

Christians are not powerless. We have the mighty power of God available through God the Holy Spirit, even in this world.
Posted 2 months ago

In every failure, there's the seed to even greater success. However, people

In every failure, there's the seed to even greater success. However, people waste their time complaining, instead of looking for the seed among the rubble of what was.
Posted 2 months ago

There were good places and bad places to tell stories and there were of cou

There were good places and bad places to tell stories and there were of course stories that could not be told in any place on earth and these were reserved for heaven.
Posted 2 months ago

Promoting what you don't like, invites more of it to your doorstep. Beat th

Promoting what you don't like, invites more of it to your doorstep. Beat the right drum. ~T.F. Hodge
Posted 2 months ago

The cops will break down your door to save you. God will break down your co

The cops will break down your door to save you. God will break down your constitution. Brokenness is not the opposite of wholeness. It's how He gets in.
Posted 2 months ago

...but I preferred reading the American landscape as we went along. Every b

...but I preferred reading the American landscape as we went along. Every bump, rise, and stretch in it mystified my longing.
Posted 2 months ago

Nothing's really changed since then, except that now any children we have m

Nothing's really changed since then, except that now any children we have might be wizards themselves, and I'll be hopelessly outnumbered.
Posted 2 months ago

A public library is the most democratic thing in the world. What can be fou

A public library is the most democratic thing in the world. What can be found there has undone dictators and tyrants: demagogues can persecute writers and tell them what to write as much as they like, but they cannot vanish what has been written in the pa
Posted 2 months ago

The future you build for yourself is only as limited as your imagination an

The future you build for yourself is only as limited as your imagination and a undisciplined goal orientated mind.
Posted 2 months ago

Are we all just lightning rods for other people's destinies? Is that what i

Are we all just lightning rods for other people's destinies? Is that what it's all about
Posted 2 months ago

How we respond to the opportunities and challenges of the outside world now

How we respond to the opportunities and challenges of the outside world now determines how much the outside world values us.
Posted 2 months ago