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Salvaging The Past

[Note:  The post below is my prepared text for a speech given to the LSI veterans of WWII on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Portland, Oregon.] Having met some of you earlier today, I feel it is necessary to begin … Continue reading

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Over The River And Though The Woods

Today was, at least for me, a somewhat odd day.  As I spent most of today either out of cell phone range or driving, I was unable to give my own mum a phone call as is my custom on … Continue reading

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Book Review: Loveable

Loveable:  Embracing What Is Truest About You, So You Can Truly Embrace Your Life, by Kelly Flanagan [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/Zondervan.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] I must admit, I thought much … Continue reading

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A Garden Worth Returning To

Yesterday evening during the course of my epic travels [1], I was invited by a friend of mine to go along with her and her mother to a garden.  At first the garden was not specified and I had in … Continue reading

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When I Get Where I’m Going

I really dislike slow traffic [1].  I don’t mean the sort of mild dislike that you shrug off and consider to be a cost of living in a major metropolitan area that is in a state of denial about being … Continue reading

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Book Review: Benefits In God

Benefits In God, by Fred Igbeare [Note: This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/WestBow Press. All thoughts and opinions are my own.] It should go without saying that I am a frequent reader of various apologetic works that … Continue reading

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An Introduction To The Y U No Finish Project

One of my favorite review channels on YouTube has a feature called “Y U No Review” in which the internet’s self-professed busiest music nerd discusses why he did not review whatever single or album other people wanted to hear about … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: The Peppermill (Aloha, OR)

I don’t make it my general habit to review restaurants [1], but as it happens, this one is a request.  As I was sitting on my bed hungry and headachy towards the end of a fast this evening, I pondered … Continue reading

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Non-Book Review: Norwegian Volunteers Of The Waffen SS

Norwegian Volunteers Of The Waffen SS, by Geir Brenden & Tommy Natedal Although I do not often have the chance to formally review books about World War II history [1], as Norwegian history is part of my beat as a … Continue reading

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Book Review: Fatal Dive

Fatal Dive:  Solving The World War II Mystery Of The USS Grunion, by Peter F. Stevens During the course of my preparation for an upcoming speech to some World War II veterans I have engaged in a bit of a … Continue reading

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