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A Dissent on Dissent

February 27, 2009

Last night’s lecture by Pete Rollins was wonderful, and the party afterward was even better. He said a lot of […] [continue…]

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Ashen

February 26, 2009

at high noonon a clear day that felt like springthe family walked into an old churchwith light flooding through tall […] [continue…]

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Peculiar People

February 25, 2009

I attended my first Ash Wednesday service today, and found it to be one of the most profoundly peculiar experiences […] [continue…]

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Heard at the Laundromat

February 24, 2009

As usual, I started with my weekly dose of MacBreak Weekly for sorting and the initial wash. As always, this […] [continue…]

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Eidetic Pete

I’m usually a little reluctant to walk into a baptist church of my own free will (unless it is a […] [continue…]

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Overwhelmed

February 19, 2009

Probably every sane person who is expecting a child wonders if they will have the capacity to sufficiently love this […] [continue…]

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Reframing

Our growing girl was the recent recipient of jeans handed down from fashion mogul Sophie and her thrifty mother. They […] [continue…]

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Longing, Observed

February 16, 2009

I thought I could be oblivious, but that was naive. I thought that I’d hit ‘reset’ when this newest child […] [continue…]

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For Hire: Corporate Child

February 15, 2009

My eldest daughter can now add ‘corporate model’ to her growing resume. Since she is apparently the quintessential fair-haired child, […] [continue…]

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Welcome, Gracious Light

February 12, 2009

Anna Lucia Katherine StavlundFebruary 5, 200910:59 pm Seven pounds, three ouncesTwenty inches

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Photos for Aunt Faye

February 7, 2009

(Good photos by Lisa and Stacy, bad photos my me.  Sorry.) 

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Sleep

February 6, 2009

There is the most amazing nurse who works in the Nursery at the hospital.  I remember her from our last […] [continue…]

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