Factober

Besides, I'm looking for a man who doesn't have quite the mileage and the wear and tear on him as you do!

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There's no seduction any more, diary. No subtlety. No tidy-yourself-up in t

There's no seduction any more, diary. No subtlety. No tidy-yourself-up in this world. No need for personal pride. There's just the things you're prepared to do - for survival, for fulfillment, for whatever-the-hell-it-is you really need - and the things y
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

It's hard to catch up when you are running second in a race with time.

It's hard to catch up when you are running second in a race with time.
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Life cracks us into unrecognizable shards of former incarnations. Slivers o

Life cracks us into unrecognizable shards of former incarnations. Slivers of our hurt and our pain and our shame nestles next to fragments of our truth, our divinity, our fierce reclamation of power.It is this very brokenness that allows us to knit togeth
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Whoever saves one life, saves the world entire.

Whoever saves one life, saves the world entire.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Marrying a stupid person is a reflection of your thoughtlessness.Marrying a

Marrying a stupid person is a reflection of your thoughtlessness.Marrying a clever person is a reflection of your intelligence.Marrying a wise person is a reflection of your shrewdness.Marrying a virtuous person is a reflection of your uprightness.
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Religions are, by definition, metaphors, after all: God is a dream, a hope,

Religions are, by definition, metaphors, after all: God is a dream, a hope, a woman, an ironist, a father, a city, a house of many rooms, a watchmaker who left his prize chronometer in the desert, someone who loves you - even, perhaps, against all evidenc
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

The thing I like about baseball is that it's one-on-one. You stand up there

The thing I like about baseball is that it's one-on-one. You stand up there alone, and if you make a mistake, it's your mistake. If you hit a home run, it's your home run.
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The preface? Why would he waste time with the preface? Skip the preface and

The preface? Why would he waste time with the preface? Skip the preface and move on to the meat of the thing!
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Talent isn't enough. You need motivation-and persistence too: what Steinbe

Talent isn't enough. You need motivation-and persistence too: what Steinbeck called a blend of faith and arrogance. When you're young plain old poverty can be enough along with an insatiable hunger for recognition. You have to have that feeling of "I'l
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Plough your fields, cast your seeds, the rains will come when they please.

Plough your fields, cast your seeds, the rains will come when they please.
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Wasn't Atlanta the murder capital of the U.S. last year?" "Yes, but the air

Wasn't Atlanta the murder capital of the U.S. last year?" "Yes, but the airport's perfectly safe.
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Forgiveness is like faith. You have to keep reviving it.

Forgiveness is like faith. You have to keep reviving it.
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