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Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise XLI: Grief Heals and Expands the Heart; I Love the World Again

Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise XLI: Grief Heals and Expands the Heart; I Love the World Again

John Michael continues his series Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise, reflecting on life and people encountered, with two stories for this holiday season about grief and love.

Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise XL: Are You Lonely?

John Michael continues his series Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise, reflecting on life and people encountered, he wants to know, during these times of COVID, are you lonely?

Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise XXXIX: For Mithra

John Michael continues his series Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise, reflecting on life and people encountered, he dedicates this column to his dear friend, Mithra.

Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise XXXVIII: My Dad

John Michael continues his series Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise, reflecting on life and people encountered, he dedicates this column to his dad.

Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise XXXVII: This Kind of Jujitsu

John Michael continues his series Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise, reflecting on life and people encountered, writes about “jujitsu” with family and friends and mask mandates.

Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise XXXVI: Pursuing Some Kind of Success

John Michael continues his series Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise, reflecting on life and people encountered, writes about the misuse of medications in state facilities.

Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise XXXV: Awkwardly Stumbling Along

John Michael continues his series Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise, reflecting on life and people encountered, writes about awkwardly stumbling along.

Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise XXXIV: Starting Something New

John Michael continues his series Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise, reflecting on life and people encountered, writes about endeavoring something new and being positive.

Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise XXXIII: Freudian Slip

John Michael continues his series Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise, reflecting on life and people encountered, considers his experiences and whether or not God loves him.

Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise XXXII: God Is Just Right There

John Michael continues his series Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise, reflecting on life and people encountered, contemplating God, and the intentions of those in power.

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