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About John Schroeder

A spiritual pilgrim...who also happens to be a professional writer...one who enjoys sharing stories of his encounters along the way. Most days, those encounters are occurring in and around my community in Manchester, MO (St. Joseph Parish). For more about my commercial experience, see my Personal Links below. http://www.corpwrite.com/ http://www.linkedin.com/in/corpwrite https://withusstill.wordpress.com/

Today’s find: Simmering

A new holiday tradition may be taking shape at our house, fashioned from the remains of the feast.

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Today’s find: Burst of glory

The maple trees in our yard put on quite a show this season – offering a late-arriving, but ultimately spectacular array of yellow, orange and red hues to delight our eyes in the autumn sunshine.

 

Alas, all good things must come to an end. And so I spent most of Saturday removing the leafy remains from the turf. Continue reading

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Today’s find: Clear Bag Policy

There was an interesting “counter-flow” evident on the approaches to Chaifetz Arena, just ahead of the Billikens game last night.

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Today’s find: The call of all

“Sainthood is the call of all,” Father Brandon said in his homily.

Then he went on to tell a humorous story from his childhood – when his mother, frustrated at his youthful inaction in preparing to head off to school, cajoled him: “You can be a saint. It’s too late for me. But you, someday, can be a saint!”

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Today’s find: Costumed

A great mystery was on my mind as the grandkids arrived to show off their Halloween costumes this weekend.

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Today’s find: DNS Transfer

Last week, I migrated my little firm’s website and Domain Name Server to a new hosting platform.

And with that, I’ve just proven I can write a sentence about which my reading comprehension tends to hover around 10%.

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Today’s find: Parish Gem

We will miss you, dear Mary Miller! Our entire parish community was blessed to know you.

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Today’s find: Mother & Apple Pie

It was “all-hands-on-deck” this morning as Gerri and I teamed to whip up an apple pie from scratch.

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Today’s find: Two score…

…and a few weeks ago, our family brought forth in West County an offspring – the first of our three.

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Today’s find: Last Call

“Soon” came a bit too soon at our local Breadco as far as I’m concerned.

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