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Advent Letters: Year 5, Letter #4

Note: This is my final letter of Advent 2021, but part 20 of me and my brother’s Advent Letters project. For an explanation of the project and to get caught up on past letters, go to my Advent Letters page to see them all. Back in water horse form, Cail glided along[…]

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Advent Letters: Year 5, Letter #3

Note: This is my third letter of Advent 2021, but part 19 of me and my brother’s Advent Letters project. For an explanation of the project and to get caught up on past letters, go to my Advent Letters page to see them all. In the horse’s sudden rush forward, Jer dropped[…]

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Advent Letters: Year 5, Letter #2

Note: This is my second letter of Advent 2021, but part 18 of me and my brother’s Advent Letters project. For an explanation of the project and to get caught up on past letters, go to my Advent Letters page to see them all. “See that fence line? Looks like it goes[…]

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Advent Letter: Year 5, Letter #1

Note: This is my first letter of Advent 2021, but part 17 of me and my brother’s Advent Letters project. For an explanation of the project and to get caught up on past letters, go to my Advent Letters page to see them all. Dearest Sam, Noah, Susannah, Piper, Shepherd,[…]

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My Mazda Intern

A benefit of reaching my mid-30’s is that I can openly hate technology. If it was up to me, I’d freeze all further advances so I never have to learn anything new. Because whenever a new technology comes along, my life gets worse. If you don’t believe me, ask my[…]

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First School Night

Several nights ago was a seminal moment in our household. Our oldest, Sam, started kindergarten the next morning. Danielle and I had been preparing for and living in mortal fear of this day for months. Partly for the usual reasons—our little baby growing up, circle of life, and so on.[…]

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Advent Letter: Year 4, Letter #4

Note: This is my fourth (and final) letter of Advent 2020. Thanks for reading this year! The story will continue on the first Sunday of Advent 2021. For an explanation of the project and to get caught up on past letters, you can check out this video recap. Or you can,[…]

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Advent Letter: Year 4, Letter #3

Note: This is my third letter of Advent 2020, but part 15 of me and my brother’s Advent Letters project. For an explanation of the project and to get caught up on past letters, you can check out this video recap. Or you can, you know, read the letters. Jer stood with[…]

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Advent Letter: Year 4, Letter #2

Note: This is my second letter of Advent 2020, but part 14 of me and my brother’s Advent Letters project. For an explanation of the project and to get caught up on past letters, you can check out this video recap. Or you can, you know, read the letters. The eagle’s giant[…]

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