Life in the Slow Lane

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Advent

February 13, 2019
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Tonight while thinking of something happening in our lives soon, I couldn’t help thinking of the word, “advent.” Not the capitalized Advent preparing the way for the celebration of Jesus’s birth. But another type of advent when something important is beginning, approaching, or coming soon. An event that is upcoming usually requires some preparation, planning, […]

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Five Minute Friday

Five Minute Friday

February 8, 2019

Today I’m joining a talented group of writers at Five Minute Friday. This community connects each Friday in an online,¬†unedited¬†free-write based on a one-word prompt. My timer is set for 5 minutes. Let’s see where this week’s prompt–BUILD–leads me. It was in the spring of 2016 when she came to me. I sensed she was […]

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