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As I prepare for this next phase in my life, I ask that people continue to offer the prayers that have protected me thus far. I also pray that I will always see those who are not seen and easy to forget in the hustle and bustle of Washington politics.

Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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Of course I believe in magic. I believe in storytelling.

Of course I believe in magic. I believe in storytelling.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Writing seems to free them (students) of the idea that math is a collection

Writing seems to free them (students) of the idea that math is a collection of right answers own by the teacher – a body of knowledge that she will dispense in chunks and that they have to swallow and digest.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Don't force to become the top, but loosen up to be the top....(as in don't

Don't force to become the top, but loosen up to be the top....(as in don't try hard when people are before you but be glad... instead of working up your energy for the highest honor)
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

When the Internet first came, I thought it was just the beacon of freedom.

When the Internet first came, I thought it was just the beacon of freedom. People could communicate with anyone, anywhere, and nobody could stop it.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I confess [Election] is a hard doctrine, running contrary to our earthly id

I confess [Election] is a hard doctrine, running contrary to our earthly ideas of fair play, but I can see no way around it. Read I Corinthians 6:13 and II Timothy 1:9,10. Also I Peter 1:2,19,20 and Romans 11:7. There you have it. It was good for Paul and
Posted 2 months ago

Who bides his time tastes the sweet Of honey in the saltiest tear And thou

Who bides his time tastes the sweet Of honey in the saltiest tear And though he fares with slowest feet Joy runs to meet him drawing near.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Some people need a super hero to save them, but I am my own super hero. All

Some people need a super hero to save them, but I am my own super hero. All I need is myself, my strengths and the fiery passions in my heart to overcome the obstacles in my life.
Posted 2 months ago

It was the day he learned that smart, witty girls were brighter than sunlig

It was the day he learned that smart, witty girls were brighter than sunlight.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

A living skeleton isn't enough for you, is it? What does it take to impress

A living skeleton isn't enough for you, is it? What does it take to impress young people these days?
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Aa is for animals, friends, not food. We don't eat our friends. They would

Aa is for animals, friends, not food. We don't eat our friends. They would find it quite rude!
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Medical research in the twentieth century mostly takes place in the lab; in

Medical research in the twentieth century mostly takes place in the lab; in the Renaissance, though, researchers went first and foremost to the library to see what the ancients had said.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I long, as does every human being, to be at home wherever I find myself.

I long, as does every human being, to be at home wherever I find myself.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago