Tag Archives: John Michael

Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise XXX: “The universe is unfolding as it should.”

Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise XXX: “The universe is unfolding as it should.”

John Michael continues his series Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise, reflecting on life and people encountered, pondering the pandemic and how to calm yourself while facing it.

Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise XXIX: Lifting Each Other Up

John Michael continues his series Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise, reflecting on life and people encountered. Here, he craves the camaraderie that comes with team sports.

Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise XXVIII

John Michael continues his series Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise, reflecting on life and people encountered. Here, he shares how he tries to overcome his shadows and fears.

2019 Year in Review: Top 10 Articles from The Big Smoke America

Another year in the books. The Big Smoke America is now four years old and has published over 1,700 articles and essays. Here are the Top 10 from 2019.

Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise XXVII: You Are Beautiful and You Are Loved

John Michael continues his series Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise, reflecting on life and people encountered, reminding you that you are beautiful and you are loved.

Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise XXVI

John Michael continues his series Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise, reflecting on life and people encountered, with a new story about family, community, and carpe diem.

Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise XXV

John Michael continues his series Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise, reflecting on life and people encountered, with a new story about, and for, his dad.

Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise XXIV

John Michael continues his series Life Is a Sweet, Tender Bruise, reflecting on life and people encountered, weighs in on the topic of abortion and ponders both sides.

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