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    Blogging since December 2005

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    advent journal: connections

    by  • December 11, 2018 • advent journal, community • 2 Comments

    Kenny Chesney followed me on Twitter this week. I have no idea why. But Kenny, if you’re reading this, would you mind promoting my books at your concerts? But seriously . . . I continue to be amazed by how we are connected. I met my friend Vijaya when we both were new teachers...

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    advent journal: resounding

    by  • December 7, 2018 • advent journal, community, hope, poetry • 0 Comments

    resounding there is no such thing as silence in the calm of any quiet you can hear hearts breaking dreams dying thanks giving sadness sounding hope harbinging losses mounting faith enduring love outlasting grief weighing grace pervading hands holding listen closely listen . . . for your name your name mine, too Peace, Milton

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    advent journal: do you hear what I hear?

    by  • December 3, 2018 • Uncategorized • 9 Comments

    I was born two weeks before Jesus. Since I had a December birthday, my mother worked hard to make sure it didn’t get lost in our Christmas celebration. She didn’t put up any decorations until December 13, the day after I was born. My father had some unexplained need for all of the decorations...

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