One Gathering Only May 1st


Here’s to Tom

A small group of us gathered for dinner last night. A couple friends were visiting from out of town, and we had the rare treat of being able to spend some time with them. We shared a nice meal of carne asada, pollo asado, Syl’s homemade frijoles refritos. Great stuff. And we shared fond conversation, as well.

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Blog Posts—a metaphor for practice in life

So I met with a certain staff member this morning. No need for names, but this person recently embraced the practice of hugging in his life. It’s Phil—in case you didn’t figure it out on your own. At our planning meeting, he raised the topic of blogging. Again. He encouraged me to continue the practice. And,

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