The story of any one of us is in some measure the story of us all. ~Frederick Buechner

Archive for ‘October, 2014’

When I Remember You

It’s been a while, since you left this earth. It was on a Tuesday and I remember that the sun was shining. When I saw you…

Everybody Loves Stewart

A few years back there was a CCO newsletter that had a profile entitled “Everybody Loves Stewart!” For those not in the know, Stewart Brown is…

Where O Where Is The Pumpkin Man?

It’s October and I’m tooling around Upper Michigan, on vacation with my wife, looking for pumpkins. October has many virtues, but my absolute favorite among them is finding,…

A Good Rule of… Napkins?

My name is Hannah. I’m a Barista . . . and I have a photographic log of napkins. More specifically, photos of napkins that have been crinkled…

Universal Love

I stumbled upon a Chrome web experiment the other day that allows users to focus in and out of various points in our galaxy, the Milky…

Some Great Thing

I spend a lot of time thinking about healing. Not only because I want more of it in my life, but also because I have experienced…

Joys of Croquet

Good God Almighty, I love croquet. For me, it is the perfect game. I enjoy many games, but I prefer those that maximize personal interaction: Monopoly,…

The Only One

Struggling with emotions I don’t want to feel; Thinking about them makes my head reel. Hiding my thoughts, the pain that I feel; The things that…