Originally posted on Thine Web Log:
A few days ago I went to a mall. Next to the entrance to Chapters was a young teen. Propped up on the brick her sign read something to the effect of “Homeless and Hungry”. I nearly walked by her and into the mall, however, my mind had been…

Five in a Row: Once Upon Eternity

I was tired. Kids were screaming. It was a landmark day of someone important to me who has died, and my body was fighting to stay healthy. I took the wrong bus AND was late that afternoon. Supper was taking too long to cook, and we were on our third set of time outs. And…

Ouch

I just walked past a woman in the stairwell. She was there 4 hours earlier, when Adele & I arrived at the boys’ apartment. She stood in the corner and said something to us in Mongolian. It sounded like a question. We looked away and ignored her. We’re foreigners. We can’t talk to you, even…

Quick Snippet

Alright alright alright! First: I’m sorry I’m so late on a blog post lately. Believe me, I’ve wanted to and I hate neglecting y’all like this. Also, I’m sorry to start off a post with an apology. Bad Form! I’ve done it before too, so perhaps this is a habit I should try to start…

That Young Life Thing?

It’s raining outside. Hard. The kind of rain that sounds great on the roof when you’re curled up on the couch with a cup of tea and a cookie, but is straight misery when you’re on a boat in the middle of a wide, wide lake. Thankfully, my situation is the former; the latter is…