Monthly Archives: June 2007

Lunch on the rocks

I brought my lunch to work today, taking a break at noon to explore the river in the church’s backyard. Olmsted church is perched at the intersection of the Rocky River (west branch) and Plum Creek. Descending the stairs into … Continue reading

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Day One

Today was my first day at work at Olmsted Community Church.  I have so many thoughts in my head that, ordinarily, I wouldn’t be able to sleep.  But I’m so tired tonight that I shouldn’t have any trouble at all.  … Continue reading

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The Underground Railroad

I took part today in the dedication of a historical monument in the city of Lorain, Ohio. The bas relief sculpture shown above was unveiled at the Black River Landing festival site near the shores of Lake Erie. Lorain was … Continue reading

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Can you spot the fake?

BBC has posted a self-test to determine if you can tell a fake smile from a real one. Some people pride themselves on being able to read others. I got 16 out of 20 correct, but I guessed on a … Continue reading

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About the banner

The “banner” is the photo at the top of my blog page, which you can only see if you connect directly to the blog through the internet, like here. The banner, usually a detail from a larger photo, will change … Continue reading

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“If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.” – Dalai Lama Leo always has good things to share on his blog, ZenHabits. It’s all about organizing and simplifying life. Check out … Continue reading

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Cavs are Champions!

The Cleveland Cavaliers have just won the Eastern Conference championship, and are soon to face San Antonio for the national title. This is Cleveland’s first ever trip to nationals. “King James”, better known as LeBron, is celebrating tonight, along with … Continue reading

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Welcome to POTLUCK!

Thanks for stopping by. I’ll be using this blog to share thoughts, ideas, comments and photos, and I hope you’ll check in often. Better yet, you can subscribe by email or use a newsreader (RSS) to keep up with every … Continue reading

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