Tag Archives: books

Rising to the Challenge

Before I begin, let me give a shoutout to my wife Jennifer and my four daughters, Aryanna, Bianca, Gracelynn, and Arabella. They have been my greatest source of support and my motivation to stay happy and healthy. Also to my … Continue reading

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Stranger Things Nostalgia

Every now and then something comes along that makes you feel like a kid again, that reminds you of the best parts of your past, and affirms some of the things you have loved for a long time and for … Continue reading

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I probably won’t be able to sleep tonight. After all, tomorrow is a big day. Tomorrow marks my official first day at my new teaching position. If you’ve known me for a few years, you know I’ve been all over … Continue reading

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How Much More… Trusting God and Seeking First

I recently read a few pages of a book published by Reader’s Digest, Exploring the Secrets of Nature. As much as I know about the natural world, I always feel like there is more to learn. I have always been fascinated … Continue reading

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New Friends and Free Books

I spend a lot of time on Twitter. Through my twitter trolling and reading blog posts from sites like Sojourners, I stumbled onto this: “A Thread Called Grace” by Jonathan Merritt I first met Jonathan on Twitter. Honestly, he was … Continue reading

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The Pressure is On

You know the drill. I visit my blog after a two-month absence, feel guilty about not posting since December, make promises to stay on top of it from now on, start a writing streak that might last a week or … Continue reading

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Feeling the Spark — ReKindling my Enthusiasm for Books and Libraries

Last year I posted a story about damaging my Kindle and how that experience reawakened my love for books. Now, my Kindle is lost. I misplaced it, left it somewhere, put it away and forgot where, I don’t know. But … Continue reading

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