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On The Development Of A Personal Writing Style

As a longtime writer, it is difficult to ponder when and where it was that I acquired my personal style as a writer.  My earliest writing is shrouded in the mist of my early childhood.  By the time I was … Continue reading

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You Don’t Know Me, But You Don’t Like Me

How do we recognize who our enemies are?  We may desire to be friendly to and on good terms to everyone, but sometimes this is not possible.  To the extent that we are honest about our thoughts and feelings, our … Continue reading

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Book Review: Becoming Gertude

Becoming Gertude:  How Our Friendships Shape Our Faith, by Janice Peterson [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by the Tyndale Blog Network.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] Without having a particularly fond view of the author … Continue reading

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Like Horses In The City

This morning while I was getting ready for work, I had a somewhat random thought as I sometimes do.  Maybe I should listen to that Nina Gordon debut album, as it’s been a while since I heard it.  “Tonight And … Continue reading

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Book Review: Braided Creek

Braided Creek:  A Conversation In Poetry, by Jim Harrison and Ted Kooser Your thoughts on this collection of very short poems will likely depend on two factors:  how low your expectations are about the nature of this conversation in poetry, … Continue reading

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Book Review: Bandersnatch

Bandersnatch:  C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, And The Creative Collaboration Of The Inklings, by Diana Pavlac Glyer The subject of the Inklings and their collaborations together is a subject I have long been interested in, perhaps ever since becoming aware of … Continue reading

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Book Review: Unified

Unified:  How Our Unlikely Friendship Gave Us Hope For A Divided Country, by Senator Tim Scott & Congressman Trey Gowdy [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Tyndale Blog Tours.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] This … Continue reading

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Book Review: All My Friends Are Still Dead

All My Friends Are Still Dead, by Avery Monsen & Jory John Having read a book by the authors before, I had a good idea of what to expect in this volume and found the book to continue where the … Continue reading

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Book Review: All My Friends Are Dead

All My Friends Are Dead, by Avery Monsen & Jory John This is a book that has a touching but somewhat unsettling combination of poignancy and humor, which is all the more intriguing given the book’s subject matter.  As is … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Hockey Saint

The Hockey Saint, by Howard Shapiro [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Net Gallery/Animal Media Group.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] As someone born just outside of Pittsburgh, I have an interest in hockey even … Continue reading

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