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The Wishing Map 92

Originally posted on Mitch Teemley:
Note: To read The Wishing Map from the beginning, click here. The Wishing Map Chapter Nineteen: The Naim Games (Continued) Previously: The naim (gnome) child Bud was pierced by an arrow as Zack struggled to…

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The Wishing Map 91

Originally posted on Mitch Teemley:
Note: To read The Wishing Map from the beginning, click here. The Wishing Map Chapter Nineteen: The Naim Games (Continued) Previously: By pushing the childlike naims beyond what they could comprehend, Zack unintentionally sparked armed…

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The Wishing Map 89

Originally posted on Mitch Teemley:
Note: To read The Wishing Map from the beginning, click here. The Wishing Map Chapter Nineteen: The Naim Games (Continued) Previously: Zack began pressing the culturally non-competitive naims to choose a “winner” in his storytelling…

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Change the Future

“We talk so much about leaving a better planet to our children, that we forget about leaving better children to our planet.”  ~Gerry Burnie “It would be better to have a millstone hung around your neck and be thrown into … Continue reading

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Courage

“Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.” ~C. S. Lewis Wishing You a Happy–and Grateful–Memorial Day!

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Label-Free Socks

I’m wearing label-free socks right now. That’s pretty mundane news, I realize. But the point is that, thanks to my father (lower right hand corner in the above photo) and many others like him… my socks don’t have swastikas on them. … Continue reading

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Pride

Any ideology (religious or atheistic) that requires you to kill those who disagree with you, or even to hate them, is a lie. Its roots are found not in the words “You shall have no other God” (Exodus 20:13), but … Continue reading

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