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Aloft, Alift, Aluft

     I took my kite out for its first flight of the season this afternoon. I took it to our usual place.      On the south edge of Blue Springs Cemetery a huge, grassy field slopes down to Highway 40. … Continue reading

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Dancing on the Wind

It was Anna, my first wife, who initiated me into the joy of flying kites. Of course, like probably every middle class boy in America in the 1960s, I had my experiences with those cheap paper kites. You know the … Continue reading

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Apples of Gold for the Dragon

Twice in the course of the past week I have encountered discussions of the Genesis “Fall of Humankind1” story. Both discussions featured popular cultural misconceptions of the narrative. These misconceptions have inspired me to offer a Mark’s Biblical Corner installment … Continue reading

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