Daily Archives: December 2, 2012

My name is Pat, and I am powerless over…

I have just spent time reading over all my “Gratitude Posts.” (See sidebar.)  I feel pretty good. I write acceptably well, but there tends to be a lot of overlap in the lists.  This is not surprising, since I wrote … Continue reading

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There are things in this world which I admit are fully beyond my imagination. I was reminded of them yesterday when talking to my friend Sarah about her trip to Uganda and Rwanda this summer. In The Book of Mormon, … Continue reading

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If you don’t care where you are, you’re not lost

Last Tuesday, I went to Grace Cathedral to walk the labyrinth.  Afterwards, I felt calm and centered, and decided to engage in a favorite activity, ignoring Google Maps and just driving around the city. Although I generally really dislike driving … Continue reading

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