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Momentary Clarity

Momentary Clarity

The Moment of Revelation

I am cleaning up the table after feeding one baby and five toddlers their afternoon snack.   The table is clean, the dishes are in the dishwasher, the floor is swept,…
Momentary Clarity

The Moment of Disobedience

They race ahead of me, kicking up dust as they go. “Stop at the road!” I call. They hear me, but choose to keep racing anyway. I repeat myself more…