One of the reasons I’ve kept this blog going is that I can see people start to understand a different view, not so much from the blog posts, but the comments and conversations by many different people. I love the conversations that happen in the comments, whether they stay on topic, or wander completely away. I struggle sometimes to write posts in a fully authentic voice, because I worry too much about whether it will be heard by those who can gain understanding, if they can only hear it. So, I temper my words too much to make them softer, when I am a plain speaker at heart. Comments though are different, it’s easier to talk one on one. I was reading an old post and the comments it sparked, and thought I’d put a comment and response into a post to show that often the best part of this blog – is in the conversations that happen after.
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