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-belated holiday greetings-

Hello to our family and friends; welcome to the story of our lives! It’s been a busy time at camp the last week or so, and the writing side of my brain is turned off. Out of desperation for something … Continue reading

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-a moment in the life of a Maytag-

Monday evening Roger was fixing a washing machine (If you’re a Bethel Camp junkie, it’s the washer in Briarhopper – on the landing above the dining hall.) He was ready to screw the front panel back on, but he couldn’t … Continue reading

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-making nice in the new year-

I wasn’t planning on making any New Year’s resolutions in 2013, but… then I went and did it anyway. It’s a simple one: I’m going to be nicer to my husband. That’s all. I’m not going to be a more … Continue reading

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fixtures in motion

When I was a kid, I had no reason to believe that light fixtures did anything other than hang out on the ceiling and provide light. It never even crossed my mind that one might come down for a reason … Continue reading

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desperation

some days I’m grateful to you for loving me. apart from you (I’m almost positive that) no one would ever look at me with desire, humor my sense of novelty, willingly wander down the rabbit trail of words that I … Continue reading

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with great rejoicing

I was awakened this morning by the sounds of Malin in her room, waking up her little sister, “Avery, Daddy’s coming home today! Daddy’s coming home today!!” Then she crawled into bed with me and told me too: “Daddy’s coming … Continue reading

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