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Day: June 28, 2021

Eggshells – Of a Shoeshine Boy

I feel like an eggshell lying in the backwoods hidden behind a bush. I am still a Midwestern shoeshine boy at heart though; not much more…trying to find the eggshells I left behind when I was born. I feel we are but shadows in the harsh winter snows of Minnesota–listening to angels weeping, demon laughing. […]

Getting Some Perspective On Your Avoidance Habits

It is quite natural for human beings to avoid discomfort. Our brains are wired that way. Without thinking about it, we’ll rush in from the cold. Of course! Without really thinking about it, we’ll steer clear of somebody we don’t particularly like. Of course! Without thinking about it, we’ll bypass the ________ section of the […]

Remembering Summer in December

Wouldn’t it be so nice having coffee and muffins by the terrace, overlooking the sea? You ought to be kidding me if you don’t agree with me. I mean, come on, it’s summer and that’s how we should be having breakfast or maybe a hefty healthy lunch of seafood-the freshest lobsters, crabs, shrimps, and fish […]