Category Archives: intentional relating

After Hearing A Friend’s Devastating News

A friend receives bad news and I am at a loss for what to say. Continue reading

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Discovering Where I Fit

Today I go to English class and find out how students are faring after news of the new President’s executive order about refugees. Two weeks ago it was the Cubans who were under a cloud of overwhelming sadness. Today it … Continue reading

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The Boy Scout

At the ESL class holiday party . . . I asked the visiting Boy Scout how he had chosen his Eagle Scout project. He had been learning about refugees, he said, and the idea came to campaign for needed items … Continue reading

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