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Should I choose Independence over Love?

When we started dating he didn't realize what a battle it would be. My husband had to fight for me. Not against dragons, overbearing family members, or even other men. The struggle that confronted him came...
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My Love Affair with a City

It is an age-old story. Watching from a distance as feelings flourish into an aching passion. A longing to simply be a part of their life, to breathe in the same air. For me, it all began with a...
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When I Fell in Love…

A year ago, I sat in a room with my husband and about a hundred other seminarians and their spouses the week before graduation. This was a time to celebrate, look back over their time in school, hand out some...
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Off Balance

I've been getting dizzy lately, and the doctors can't figure out why. They are developing theories and performing tests. I have been sitting in waiting rooms with the older generations wondering, "Why am I...
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True Gospel & Beyonce’s Lemonade

The word “gospel” is lately being thrown around and appropriated to describe a myriad of stories and songs, but a listener must be discerning and intentional when listening to music claiming this title....