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The Look and Feel of Community

Share I didn’t really have much of a community growing up. I lived outside of a town, and there were people in that town of course, but my family was isolated from any real sense of connection to most people … Continue reading

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Gifts and gardens in unexpected places (1)

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ShareDescent. That really is the only word to describe what it feels like to leave one of the highest motorable passes in the world (at 17,582 feet) and move slowly over terrible roads to the “valley” that sits at roughly … Continue reading

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