Apr 102015
 

Did you know there’s a cemetery at University Dr. and Research Park Boulevard? It even has a name. It’s called East Cemetery. I noticed a headstone or two sitting in traffic one day, and assumed no more than a few graves were there. Actually dozens rest here.

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There are several acres. It’s deceptively large.

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Here is a couple who’s been here almost exactly 100 years.

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Here is a World War I veteran who lived to see the end of World War II.

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I figured most folks would have been here a good while, but here is someone who was buried as recently as 2009.

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It was an intriguing and reflective stop ahead of meeting Melanie for lunch today.

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 Posted by at 5:21 pm
Apr 052015
 

Now if we died with Christ, we believe that we will also live with Him. For we know that since Christ was raised from the dead, He cannot die again; death no longer has mastery over Him. The death He died, He died to sin once for all; but the life He lives, He lives to God. In the same way, count yourselves dead to sin but alive to God in Christ Jesus. – Romans 6:8-11

I hope today finds you happy and at peace.

 Posted by at 6:52 am
Apr 032015
 

…too easy. Really, I almost didn’t notice. If I go with straight denial of something again next year, it’s going to have to be radical, like a vegan diet. Only two times I genuinely wanted a beer. One time was reviewing Las Trojas. The other was at the air show. The desires were ignored fairly […]

 Posted by at 7:50 pm
Mar 302015
 

“The most important thing about a family is that all the people in it love each other.” – Heather Has Two Mommies, by Lesléa Newman “Why is this controversial?” – Nathan, after reading Heather Has Two Mommies Heather Has Two Mommies was first published in 1989, after a lesbian couple who had just adopted a […]

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