Category Archives: low

oh my – an attempt to redeem myself

Well shoot, so my blogging efforts for the week are already off to a rocky start. Not only did I miss posting yesterday, but it was also brought to my attention that my first post on Monday caused reason for … Continue reading

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sometimes the word ‘bottom’ doesn’t actually mean ‘bottom’

“Let us draw the curtain of charity over the rest of this scene…” The above quote was from Mark Twain in his book ‘The Adventures of Tom Sawyer’ at the close of a chapter where the author chose not to … Continue reading

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“I Saw Three Ships” – Another post with a twist on a Christmas song

But in my rendition, it is called “I Heard Three Ships.” Or to remain true to details, I should give the title “My Girls Heard Three Ships.” Because, what happened is that, I actually spoke the word ‘ship’ three times … Continue reading

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convicting eyeballing or curious envy

Not too long ago, I set up for myself a little challenge. I wanted to see if I could refrain from consuming alcoholic beverages for 15 days. Now before you start jumping to all sorts of conclusions, I must first … Continue reading

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to hoard a gourd

There is a familiar passage in the book of Matthew that says this.  “Not what goes into the mouth defiles a man; but what comes out of the mouth, this defiles a man.”  And even though I know without a … Continue reading

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the kindness of my husband and the wickedness of his wife

OK, so usually I don’t share events in my life that would give folks extra grounds to conclude what a pitiful soul I am (they most likely can do that on their own, without my assistance…). But this particular incident … Continue reading

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If I can’t win, I won’t run

When I first heard those lines, my immediate response was this. “How arrogant! That guy has some serious pride issues!” My heart never skipped a beat nor did I allow that remark to strike a chord with me as the … Continue reading

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