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“Creating Disturbances”: What I Wish I Had Said

You know that nagging feeling you get when you know you should have said something but you didn’t? The other evening, a few friends and I encountered an affable young man who engaged us in conversation. Somehow we got onto … Continue reading

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Little Job

For some reason, this particular conversation has stayed with me. Not because it was the only one of its kind, but because of that phrase: “little job.” It suggested not only that everything I believed in so passionately – teaching, … Continue reading

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