Thursday, May 19 2022 - 3:23 AM

Story Harvest

Singing In the Night

lighted house at night

The snow seemed to blast through the tiny three-bedroom trailer that my wife, Sylvia, and I would be cooped up in through the winter. Sylvia’s mother …

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Mom’s Cancer

someone in bed

I was 13 years old in the summer of 2011 and looking forward to going into the seventh grade. But one day turned my life …

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Lessons from Fishing

Man fishing in a river.

I had woken up early that February morning, excited to further my fly-fishing skills in the dead of winter. The temperature had plummeted below freezing …

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My Soccer Injury

soccer ball

A sunny Friday afternoon on my university campus meant I could indulge in my favorite pastime: soccer. College was still a new, unnerving experience that …

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Kindness Matters

two women talking

Well for all the mess and the fuss and the energy we put into bad behavior, it’s no wonder we continue to misstep. Did I …

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When in Pain

boy riding bike

As a young adult, I often call my mom to vent about the stress I go through at school and update her on what has …

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Community and Service

two young women looking at flowers

About three years ago, after I graduated from high school, I needed to decide whether to start college or work for a year. I planned …

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