Monthly Archives: July 2010

What Do You Want From Life?

Like other area ministers, I write an occasional column for the Hi Desert Star. My article “What Do You Want From Life?” appeared there today. But if you were listening to the right radio stations in the 1970s, you know … Continue reading

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Inception

I had a chance to see an actual in-the-theater movie today, so I went to see Inception. I thought it was pretty good, in a the-dream-is-reality Matrix-y kind of way. I was kind of shocked to see that movie tickets … Continue reading

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Summer is for Spreading Seeds

The lot down the street is covered with vines like this one: So when my eldest child and I took a walk this evening, we ended up throwing gourds to watch them break open and scatter their contents across the … Continue reading

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Cool Software: PDF Clerk Pro

Until a couple of hours ago, I’d never heard of PDFClerk Pro. But some website or other (dealmac?) alerted me to a bargain price for it on MacUpdate. I downloaded it, tried it out, and sprang for the $25 price … Continue reading

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Reflections on Salary

My first job out of college paid an annual salary of S. (The actual amount S represents is unimportant.) For a brief period of time, that was more money than I could imagine. (We didn’t discuss money in my family, … Continue reading

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