Suzy and I for the last four days drove through Va., Pa, and NY to go to Fort Ticonderoga, and then across the state of New York to Chautauqua. One forgets that there are some big states on the east coast. Since Suzy doesn’t like Interstates we spent most of the driving on red, blue,…

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I’ve never been a big fan of bats, although I appreciate that they eat mosquitos — one of my least favorites of God’s creatures. Several years ago at Chautauqua,┬áSuzy attended a lecture about bats. She came away with a much better appreciation of bats. I on the other hand took a nap and as a…

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People ask what did you learn during your major sabbatical back in the nineties. Well, there were many things I learned, but one was to listen, once again. Most importantly, I relearned to listen to the voices inside me. Somehow amongst the rap music, loud shouts of young men, and the ever present voice over…

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