Posts in the Category: writing

fear

By Posted in - general & talks & writing on May 28th, 2013 10 Comments

I learned to be afraid when I was 4 years old.

It was a culmination of things, really – that happened that year. My father was drinking and using more heavily than ever, and despite my mother’s …

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still

By Posted in - general & music & writing on May 14th, 2013 9 Comments

And it’s hard to explain how I feel
It won’t go in words but I know that it’s real
I can be moving or I can be still
But still is still movin’ to me
Willie Nelson
 

 This house makes …

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coal (3)

By Posted in - general & music & writing on May 10th, 2013 1 Comments

coal, part 3

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… Now let me qualify this. I did not sing a glorious song of praise to the King of Creation in a pitch perfect …

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coal (2)

By Posted in - general & music & writing on May 6th, 2013 0 Comments

coal, part 2

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…So I began to pour myself out to God in prayer. I went systematically down that list and I began to give each of those failures to God. …

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coal (1)

By Posted in - general & music & writing on May 3rd, 2013 4 Comments

coal, part 1

I would still consider myself a “baby-Christian.” I have not been doing this Jesus thing all that long. I am struggling still with some of the qualities that go with Christianity; things like patience, …

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story

By Posted in - general & writing on April 13th, 2013 20 Comments

I LOVE A GOOD STORY.

For as long as I can remember, I have always loved to lose myself in music, books, and stories. I love the freedom that the written and spoken word gives us- …

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