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On Taking Pens

The Quote “Or worse, we are praying and asking God to give us a story while the entire time God is handing us a pen, telling us to write it ourselves. That’s why he gave us a will.” -Donald Miller … Continue reading

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Go, Do That: An Experiment in Understanding Fear, Failure and Focus

The Introduction: I’ve not written intentionally for quite some time and I can feel the creak in my soul. I find I’m more accountable to my thoughts when I write them down. I feel like a wave far off in … Continue reading

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Time Travel

It has been two years since I last experienced February 10th.  One year ago, this tenth day of the second month of the year passed by unnoticed somewhere over the Pacific Ocean by myself and the other passengers onboard our … Continue reading

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Music, Market, Magic.

This is a very long post.  Ye be warned.  Challenge yourself to reach the end.  There may be ice cream. Wellington has once again assumed its gray disposition.  The sky matches people’s clothing: neutral blacks, dark greens and blues, with … Continue reading

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Good Day Sunshine.

Today is a good day.  I think it is because of the sunshine.  The last week has been some of the bleakest (read: normal for Wellington) weather in quite some time.  The sun has been absent, and the skies have … Continue reading

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Climbing and 21.

Hello world.  What a place you are. In my world, lately, there has been essays, 21st birthdays, more essays, rock climbing, and sardines.  Let’s being with rock climbing.  My kiwi buddy, Sam, works at a local indoor rock climbing facility … Continue reading

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South Island.

After my week in Christchurch, my  good buddy Alex flew down and joined me for our grand tour of the beautiful south island.  We loaded up our Corolla, which we dubbed (wub wub wub) Carrie, and hit the open road. … Continue reading

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