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Daily post: There’s nothing playful about sport

DAILY PROMPT: PLAYTIME Do you play in your daily life? What says “playtime” to you? If you’re the fat kid, you don’t get picked for anyone’s team in playground games. It’s mortifying, of course, but it’s also a blessed relief. … Continue reading

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A squeak from the trumpet

This self-promotion business really sucks. I mean, I guess some people find it easy to blow their own trumpets, but I’m not one of them.  Anglican boarding school. That’s what did it. At the tender age of twelve, I was … Continue reading

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