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The twelfth song of Christmas: Wonder and hope

One of the great things about Christmas is being grateful for everything we have. Another great thing is acknowledging what we don’t have, and resolving ourselves to strive for it. I’m not talking about gifts, I’m talking about ideals. Things … Continue reading

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MMM 6 — Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans

I didn’t cry when I heard John Lennon was dead. I’m embarrassed to say, I didn’t know enough about him then to appreciate what a loss the world had suffered. That was still before I had developed a renewed interest … Continue reading

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