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You sit at the board and suddenly your heart leaps. Your heart trembles to pick up the piece and move it. But what chess teaches you is that you must sit there calmly and think about whether it’s really a good idea and … Continue reading

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Up to the Mountain

(Patty Griffin ) I went up to the mountain Because you asked me to Up over the clouds To where the sky was blue I could see all around me Everywhere I could see all around me Everywhere Sometimes I … Continue reading

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Lost in the Details

Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.  ~Thomas Merton ~

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Another Year

Another year is dawning: Dear Father, let it be, in working or in waiting, another year with Thee; another year of progress, another year of praise, another year of proving Thy presence all the days.  Another year of mercies, of faithfulness and grace, another … Continue reading

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Off the Grid

To Whom It May Concern, I wish to inform you that I’ll be off the grid for some time. You see, I’ve been bitten by a nasty travel bug yet again. Don’t worry, I’ll be fine. And let me assure … Continue reading

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