Category Archives: Thinky Thoughts

I also have strange co-workers.

(This conversationĀ has been only slightly edited and slightly fictionalized.) Is it wrong that I feel a certain sense of superiority over some of the other insurance companies we deal with? No. You should feel a certain sense of superiority over … Continue reading

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You Are Here

I am traveling nearly seven hundred miles with my wife and three-year-old daughter to the town where I grew up. Most of the Fuller family still lives in upstate New York, although there are some who moved even farther than … Continue reading

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Sage: 32 months

Sage… you’re getting so close to being three years old. It’s hard to categorize the way you’re changing on a month-to-month basis, because it can be so minor and so huge all at the same time. You’ve successfully told a … Continue reading

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We are all all right.

In 2004, I had a vision. Maybe vision is the wrong word. The cynic in me says it was just a dream. The part of me that understandsĀ that sometimes it’s important to let one’s experiences trump one’s knowledge believes that … Continue reading

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Maybe that’s the trick.

The other day, we were in the grocery store, and Sage pointed and announced “Nana! Nana’s coming!” Nana is also sometimes called “Gweat Gwandma.” Ann and I call her Nanny. It’s Ann’s maternal grandmother; we love her dearly and wish … Continue reading

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Rights.

Once, I had a friend who was moving away. Everyone knew she was going to move at the end of the school year. She meant a lot to me, and I was really bummed that she was leaving. She usually … Continue reading

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This strikes me as probably not a good thing.

It was more than a year ago that my church canceled my service. I’ve tried hard to stick with the church; there are a lot of people I care about there, although several have left in the wake of this … Continue reading

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