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A Secret Only Veteran Teachers Know

A Secret Only Veteran Teachers Know Her name was Averill* and she was a student in my creative writing class. She lived in the girls’ home, so I knew that she had seen her share of dysfunction at her young age. I never pried for details, but her deeply reflective countenance did little to conceal […]

10 Ways I Will Change the World in 2015

10 Ways I Will Change the World in 2015 After a few hours in a ravine behind my house on Tuesday, I’m ready to change the world in 2015. Armed with my Bible, a journal, and a fire pit, I prayed through a number of projects that I am looking forward to completing in the […]