Monthly Archives: August 2020

RACIAL ISSUES AND ME-REBLOG INTEGRATED SCHOOL

Today and tomorrow I am reblogging posts from last year.  I want them in this series.  If you remember, good.  😀  Probably be worth a re-read. I can’t tell you much about the racial makeup (of my first class) except … Continue reading

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RACIAL ISSUES AND ME – BACKGROUND

Those who know me at all, know I was rocked in the cradle in Sunday School and Church.  From as early as I can remember we sang Jesus Loves the Little Children.  We had missionaries visit us regularly – with … Continue reading

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HOW DID I GET LIKE THIS!

A young black man, thirty-ish in age maybe, just delivered some medical stuff to me.  I remembered him from about six weeks ago when I had been at their store.  He was very helpful that day and I was going … Continue reading

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HOT SPOT SHOT

A spot of chocolate on my blouse A spot of coffee on the carpet in the house A spot of clouds in the sky Promising rain when it is dry. “Spot on,” a writers delight When she’s worded something just … Continue reading

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LONG TIME ON THIS TRAIN

Another train car to unpack.  I’m now on my ninth.  One for each decade. The first four, I packed my cars – education, family, houses, cars, friends and stuff – from cars and jars to singing tunes and measuring spoons. … Continue reading

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BRUISED REED

It looked so beautiful sitting on the Wal-mart display unit in the veggie section. I reached over and touched the leaf – just a bit more – actually I crushed the leaf. Oh, it smelled so good! I was told … Continue reading

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POWER

Rain waters; Rein controls; Reign terrorizes. *********** Six word story challenge by Shweta Suresh using word “rain.” https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2020/08/01/saturday-six-word-story-prompt-6wsp-49-aug-1-2020/

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HUH? WHAT DID YOU SAY?

  “Come on, Dad, grab some bread and let’s go see if there is any evidence of peristeronic activity in the park,” Mike says as he attempts to get his eighty-year-old father to give up his seat on the couch. … Continue reading

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REMEMBERING JOYCE

“NOT ALL RESCUES LOOK ALIKE” 2 Samuel 22:17 & 20b “He reached down from on high and took hold of me; he drew me out of deep waters….he rescued me because he delighted in me.” Pondering this scripture, my internal … Continue reading

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