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Respite from school

Yesterday a small group of students and I did some clean-up work in Washington Park not far from school. The weather was absolutely perfect— that mystical gray of almost rain without any hint of chill in the air. Armed with … Continue reading

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Plenty to fill us up

Today my advisory and I went to living room cafe, part of the Inspiration Corporation. We served breakfast to people who needed to eat breakfast because other meals in their day are not so certain. The Living Room Cafe also … Continue reading

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Each day you start over

“You can take my order,” the woman in the dark coat said. My student answered, “I just want to put this order in first.” “You can take more than one order at a time,” I chimed in. “That’s what I … Continue reading

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