Author Archives: John Schroeder

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: Holy coleus!

A bit of a mystery has begun to grow on our front porch.

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Today’s find: Blood outpoured

I’ve noticed that I tend to look away whenever I’m donating blood.

Even the finger-prick at the start, to check my hemoglobin: The process may be relatively painless, but it’s just something I’d prefer not to see.

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Today’s find: Leafy Seadragon

Strange fish, the leafy seadragon. It can’t seem to make up its mind: plant or animal?

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Today’s find: Père Marquette

Nice landing, wrong river.

Wrong direction, too.

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Today’s find: Caper

Feathers were flying all about our patio a few days ago – an oddity, to be sure. And the mystery, sadly, did not end well.

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Today’s find: Seeing the light

When it comes to home improvement projects, I follow an ironclad philosophy: If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.

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Today’s find: Dino-power

What’s up with dinosaurs, anyway?

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Today’s find: Essential equipment

Golf may perhaps be more than a game – at least in the case of my weak-willed spirit.

For golf, it seems, has a way of teaching me about certain spiritual defects, such as vanity.

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Today’s find: Born from above

Just about this time every year, I find myself reflecting on the fact that I have something of a soul brother in Nicodemus.

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Today’s find: Stuck

We transplanted some Resurrection Lilies last week, just in time for Easter.

Suffice it to say, it’s not going well.

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