Monthly Archives: June 2014

D-15: Life’s a Whirlwind

Whew! Life since last Tuesday has been a whirlwind of activity or trying to catch enough energy to enter the fray again. I have had time to write; I haven’t had the energy. It’s not that I have forgotten all … Continue reading

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T-17: Goin’ back to Houston, Houston, Houston

Dean Martin had it at least partially correct; we’re goin’ back to Houston, but not because it is gettin’ lonely in this old town. We will leave all of our friends behind and go to the big city because that … Continue reading

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T-20: Packing the Most Important Thing

Even with all the planning and packing, it is easy to forget something. As I’ve mentioned before, we have lists. I think we even have lists of lists. It is doubtful that we have forgotten anything that we need, might … Continue reading

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T-23: The Pieces Fit

This whole experience is like a giant puzzle. You know the type: a fantastic picture of something, maybe a copy of the “Mona Lisa” or a barn in a field of waving grass cut into 5000 different pieces with protrusions … Continue reading

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T-25: There’s Power in the Blood

We were singing a worship song this morning that contained a reference to Jesus’ blood and a new heart. Then it hit me! (I know. I’m a bit slow on the uptick.) If it weren’t for my very first blood … Continue reading

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T-27: Pruning

A group of friends from my former job came and trimmed our hedge. We have a circular drive which has been bordered by a tall hedge for years. It needed trimmed. The lowest parts were chest high, maybe five feet. The … Continue reading

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T-29: Goodbye ABT-199

Goodbye my friend. It has been a pleasure knowing you. We first met nearly nine months ago. I was perhaps a bit apprehensive, but you were confident. I hoped you could help me; nothing else had. You came into my … Continue reading

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