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    The Becoming

    On Ragdolls and Elastic Hearts

    June 28, 2016
    Does God care about your broken heart?

    “He heals the broken hearted and binds up their wounds.” – Psalm 147: 3 But just before the wounds heal you run back to the same things that caused them. Maybe it’s the lure of the familiar, or maybe it’s to show them you bruise easily. So they can see how much they hurt you? Or so they can try to fix you?   But you were already fixed.   Every tear, He wiped away. Every time they tried to…

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    Love in the Time of Internet

    I wanted to title this “The commodification of love” but I don’t know if that quite captures it. So I played with Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s Love in the Time of Cholera. Sometimes it does…

    April 27, 2016
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    Why am I still single?

     Short Answer: I’m a bad person. Long Answer: I’m a really really bad person. I’ve come a long way from thinking I’m a really nice person and people should look inwards to my beautiful…

    April 23, 2016
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    Much ado about $25 and conversation

    Some background: I live alone. Every once in a while I have a friend over, but I’m not great sport sometimes. I enjoy contemplating life and beauty in silence. I will be in a…

    April 17, 2016