This post is a little different from what I normally write. It’s not going on Facebook or Twitter. No pretty photos. No sarcasm or tongue-in-cheek humor (well, okay, I’m not done writing it yet, so we’ll see…). Not even any analogies!
January, 2017, marks my second year of blogging. I used to be more critical of social media, of the shallow content and mere shadow of so-called “friends”. Although that can still be true, I have largely repented of my former viewpoint. When I started this enterprise, I had no idea (nor any planned intention) of forming relationships, honest ones, and getting to know the people behind the screen. Real people with authentic needs, trying to interpret their past and find some hope for their future. Victories and defeats. Questions, and even some answers—quite a few answers, really! (Okay, right, so there’s a whole relational analogy there, but I shall refrain…)
So for now, Thursday has become Continue reading “Dawn’s List (not to be confused with Schindler’s…)”