Pick up the Poop

Some municipalities have rules about dog soiling, but even if mine does, I live in a clearing in the woods. I could ignore any rules about cleaning up after my dog. I have Peking  ducks too and boy, do they leave a trail. Last year, we...

Presidents and Pro-Lifers

The presidential election is not until November. NH's first in the nation primary was in February, but the fervour started before 2015. Rumblings and discussions about who would run, who wouldn't, and what the implications are have engaged millions of people for innumerable hours.For those...

Lyme Life Monday ~Hold Hope

Lyme hits some people suddenly. For others years of undiagnosed health deficiencies; pain, fatigue, weakness, headaches, stomach problems, skin problems, fevers, tremors, paralysis and more, might be experienced.Either way, Lyme is devastating. The losses are compounded by the medical community's split response. Anyone acquainted with Lyme...

Should Women Be Accountable If They Abort?

This isn't a sound-bite type of question. Let's unpack it.First of all, if the law recognized preborn babies as persons with the human rights afforded all other persons, abortion would be illegal. That "if" is at issue with every election and every legislative session. It is...

Lyme Life Monday ~ Broken

I think everyone, at one time or another, feels broken. Lymies feel broken almost all the time. Even if we're feeling relatively good, we know the potential for relapse. Child sexual abuse (CSA) survivors and trafficking survivors feel broken too. It takes great, focused effort...

Giving Back What Was Stolen

Some people call it, "paying it forward". Others are legitimately paying back by restitution. Still, some have an internal desire to do good and share.I have been spending a lot of time with the Scriptures. I'm studying for a project. I have also put preachers...

Lyme Life ~ Pressure

It's been a rough road. After more than a year of seeing my doctor, at least, every four weeks I am not much better. Actually, last month seems to have been a  reversal.Tens of thousands of dollars out-of-pocket have not yielded much, other than a...

Learning From Twitter

I tend to be analytical. The simplest things can have me in deep thought. I've always loved the idea of Twitter because of the related text in the Bible.English Standard Version Even in your thoughts, do not curse the king, nor in your bedroom curse the...