I Counted In Church

Leaving the church was one of the hardest things I've ever done.  I have no qualms about letting go of God and religion.  But the people--I loved them and I still do.     I am aware of the flaws, dysfunction, and outright abuse that happened in many churches, and I understand that those who were … Continue reading I Counted In Church

Excellence in Bagging

I’m terrible at bagging groceries. I look like I have a third elbow that I’m trying to coordinate  into the mix of hands, arms, those infernal plastic bags, and the items that come flying across the counter at me.  I’m gradually getting better at it thanks to good advice and experience. Also, there’s Richard, who … Continue reading Excellence in Bagging