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It’s been long…


“It’s so much darker when a light goes out than it would have been if it had never shone.” ― John Steinbeck, The Winter of Our Discontent ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………. “Where you used to be, there is a hole in the world, … Continue reading

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Those people on the news


June 20th is World Refugee Day. Every year, the United Nations and their partners mark this day to remind the world of the plight of refugees. Who are these people that never cease to have a plight year after year? … Continue reading

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When your heart aches, think “hope”


With news of disasters, misery in the world, abject poverty, killings, injustice, threats of war, blind terrorism, it would seem odd for us to feel anything but hopelessness at where our world is heading. But we don’t. We humans are … Continue reading

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