“All go to the same place; all come from dust, and to dust all return.”
-Ecclesiastes 3:20 NIV, canonical
This passage (as well as others from Genesis and the Book of Job) is often paraphrased in the Book of Common Prayer as “ashes to ashes, dust to dust…” Read More
As a white male, I have very little platform to stand upon and make assertions about disenfranchisement, discrimination, or any sort of profound and ongoing impact to my life.
In the terms of a Census, I am Read More
Authors Note: This post borders on one where I don’t practice what I preach, and I’m aware of that…and working on it. I’m sharing because of the extensive amount of exploration required and the profundity of conversations involved to get me to this point…many covered in the words of this blog.
I’m also aware this part of my story will require a bit more curated thinking to understand, but it needed to be written tonight. This is not my most perfect post.
Exploring the many parts of myself…
Those who know me know that Read More
This post is a bit of an outlier for several reasons. It seems to come at the confluence of several important reminders in my life about second chances. Read More
[Author’s note: I’ve lived through the sadness of a family separated by death, and a family joined by it. This post covers a bit of both.]
I remember the day these pictures were taken as one of the worst of my life. Read More