the MIRACLE of the MUNDANE

Under a Compulsion

I know what it feels like to be under a compulsion.   It is like a spell. You lose your...

Time

Time has been on my mind lately. Maybe it’s the nature of the new year. How the world stops and...

The Year of Exhaustion

I’m in a bad place. As a writer, especially as a writer in recovery, I’ve grown accustomed to expressing the...

Coincidental Players

I’ve been in a church play before. It was my first and only acting experience. The script was written by...

The Missing Piece

If it weren’t Mike asking me, I wouldn’t have considered it. I’ve been happy to keep my two lives separate...

My Co-Pilot

It is no coincidence that the 6th consecutive coincidence post is published on me and my wife’s wedding anniversary. It...

My Mind Full

Once sober, the urge to drink doesn’t begin with an urge to drink. It starts from a deeper place. It’s...

The Fourth Coincidence

I finished my novel. It feels good to write those words. I can finally write them because I no longer...

The Third Coincidence

Porn is a four-letter word. Like other four-letter words, it gets used in regrettable fits. No one says pornography anymore....

The Second Coincidence

Truths often appear in paradox. We discover them through their opposites. One of my favorites is no exception: discomfort leads...

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