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The Day After Christmas

December 26, 2015 ‘Tis the night after Christmas and all through my hut the creatures are pacing the day-after strut. The stockings are flat on the floor with the crumbs of chocolate smeared by sticky thumbs. The children are wired … Continue reading

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Church and I and Christmas

I have to start this with the full disclaimer that I’m a terrible Christian and have had a complicated relationship with church since I was twelve. I’m thirty-two now. I just came from Christmas Eve Eve church with a family … Continue reading

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Moments in My Real Life and My Poor Ugly Toe

I’ve been trying to get caught back up from the double time/half term class I accidentally took. It ended Wednesday so first thing Thursday I hit the grocery store and bought real food. The kind where I actually cut up … Continue reading

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