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I’m still mad and terrified

In case anyone was wondering, even though people stop paying attention, this is still my reality. I have made contact with the diocese in which my abuser serves, and as much as I have confidence in God’s ability to read … Continue reading

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The Work Now Before Me

Then Amos answered Amaziah, “I am no prophet, nor a prophet’s son; but I am a herdsman, and a dresser of sycamore trees, and the Lord took me from following the flock, and the Lord said to me, ‘Go, prophesy … Continue reading

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This is how scandal is ignored in the church

I have been hit hard by the recent scandals in the church. It cuts especially deep when I have experienced sexual abuse by the hands of one of the clergy, and I have experienced firsthand a bishop dismissing not only … Continue reading

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The Sorting Companion to the Lord of the Rings – Part 1

There‚Äôs nothing I love more than a really good story. I have been reading the Lord of the Rings since high school. In college I ventured into the extended books (Silmarillion & Unfinished Tales) and also made a solid attempt … Continue reading

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Amounts to Nothing

Dwarfed. One of the things I struggle with is feeling the need to compare. It has often led me to the feeling of being dwarfed. When I was younger, I had dreams of being a writer/journalist. I wrote tons of … Continue reading

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