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: Game-time

There are times when you know you’re being played, but it matters not a whit.

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Today’s find: Gentle rain

These days, I tend not to fret about my yard.

Our landscaping…well, that’s another matter.

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Today’s find: Who’s On First?

Abbott and Costello we are not, this ol’ Gramps and Grandma. But that didn’t seem to matter much to the grandsons with whom we recently shared the comedy team’s famous “Who’s On First?” routine.

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Today’s find: Precarious

My toolbox is actually a tackle box.

Which is to say, I keep a collection of allen wrenches and screwdrivers in compartments meant for fishing hooks, lures and swivels.

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Today’s find: Yucca

The light plays beautifully at Bluffview Park.

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Today’s find: Interlude

It’s been a while since we last had the chance to hear our eldest son preach, and to preside at Mass.

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Today’s find: Communion

‘Hey, Dad…I think maybe I owe you an apology.’

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Today’s find: Improbable

I had a moment yesterday, but it’s rather difficult to explain.

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Today’s find: Liberator

I’m better these days about inviting the Holy Spirit in…but there was a time in my life when the Advocate’s gentle, liberating presence typically came as a bit of a surprise.

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Today’s find: Power hitter

The Baseball HOF didn’t trust me with a bat in my hands, I noticed.

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