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Runnin’ on Empty?






With no one to show me how to cope with the horrible realities I faced, I ran. Between choir and theatre and cheerleading and track and student council and color guard and friends’ houses and church events and softball and running blind into wherever I thought the sun was shining, you can bet I was empty. To fill up, I’d watch my regular television programs, all with families I wished were my own. I’d stuff my face with junk food at the same time, knowing that my taste palette would be satisfied eventually. It never was, but I kept swallowing anyway. Continue reading




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Cloudy Vision






This isn’t pretty to write. Sometimes the Lord makes my pen light, and sometimes he keeps my paper blank while I’m trudgin’ in the rough. And every now and then the Lord has to ask me 3 or 4 times … Continue reading




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