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Denie Heppner
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a living saint
i wrote this essay years ago: "A small nun in a simple white cotton robe changed the way
the world thinks. She didn’t mean to. She just lived out her consuming radical love of people, and
God used her to shake the foundations of humanism. She was in love wi...

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on-the-road dental adventures.
so i had an adventure with my one  remaining  wisdom tooth. filling fell out again. LARGE filling, had it replaced 4 times over the years. got in to see a dentist here in TO… no insurance of course...alberta health doesn't DO dental. but let's not go there....

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Mother's Day...and missing my mom.
My mother was a lady. Her name is Donna- which, fittingly, means ‘lady’. She’s been in heaven 20 long years, and I’ve missed her every single day. In honor of her memory, I’d like to share a little of what I remember, and what I know, about this mighty litt...

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My dad died. cold words, like ice on my tongue- I've waited years to say them. So when he died, I felt denial. Then relief. Then denial. I shouted to my sister on the phone, “how? I just got an update about him and he was fine! How? When? But he was fine…” ...

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starsong
The Stars, From the Other Side A prairie boy you
were So young and strong You flew among the
stars When world went wrong They sang to you a
song High in the air While Bombs fell on
the city Where you were But they became your
friends Those stars of yours Th...

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ONE THING
dennis and i wrote this blog for the new year. blessings to all! ONE THING New
Year’s celebrations are about optimism and hope, desire and dreams. ·       This year will be better. ·       This year will be different.   ·       This year will be successful....

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transient
meditating tonight of a baby, falling from a golden heaven into a young girl's womb, birthed precipitately in a barn filled with quiet animals, living transient and poverty-stricken in this world... and calling me- gently- to do the same. "He did not have a...

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finding me
if   you stood of
the deck of a little boat that was tossing and rolling at sea and you took a pair of binoculars and began to look for me you would find that your eyes looked carefully and adjusting the focus, you’d see past the beach, through the city, an...
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