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How I Lost $20 And Saved My Life

When I left work today I realized that I had to get gas or my car would run out before I got home.  I wasn’t being stupid about it, but I didn’t stop this morning because I knew I had … Continue reading

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I Have No Resolutions

My resolutions for the new year?? None. Okay, that’s not exactly true. 1. I want to be kinder, especially to my own family. 2. I want to pray more. 3. I want to have more patience with my students. I … Continue reading

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A Story of Prayer

Religion is contentious and comforting at the same time.  But what is at the core? A belief in a higher power and the role that this higher power has in our lives, in the lives of others, the role it … Continue reading

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What else could go wrong…or God’s sense of humor.

I’m writing this in the heat of passion. Before common sense kicks in.  Before I can change my mind.  Here goes……my higher power has a sense of humor. You know when someone says a joke and you are the brunt … Continue reading

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There but for the grace of God go I

How do you define “rock bottom?” I haven’t had a drink since October 5, 1985. Actually, since the 4th. Because I count the 5th as my first day sober. Of course, that doesn’t mean I was sober on that day. … Continue reading

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