Category Archives: humor

Humor Helps the Medicine Go Down: On My Recent Short Stay in the Hospital

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila What I observed during a recent short stay at a local hospital was that certain things are quite different from when I was there for a short stay twenty years ago. Enhanced technology has caused some of … Continue reading

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Okay, People, ENOUGH WITH THE HATEFUL POLITICS, Already. Time for a LAUGH Break…

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila ENOUGH, already, with the rage and hate and stuff. It’s not HEALTHY.

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On What He Said, “Guts,” and Sister John of the Dungeon Back in St. Joe’s Elementary…

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila This is one of those times I feel compelled to respond in a post to a comment written in response to a previous post. In my last entry, I referenced a certain childhood memory re: a “lay … Continue reading

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It’s Never Too Early To Enjoy Some Christmas Mirth: Every Hallmark Channel Christmas Movie Ever

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila and Andy Beveridge My brother Andy and I are, we confess, already watching Hallmark Christmas movies–even though the neighborhood kids are still coming down from their Halloween sugar highs and Thanksgiving turkeys are still in the freezer … Continue reading

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On the Mind of Christ in the Midst of Chaos, Oh My!

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila IN THE MIDST OF CHAOS… By all indicators, we’re getting close to something BIG. Planetarily speaking. It’s a heyday out there for conspiracy and reality theorists, geologists, cosmologists, eschatologists, and everybody who has read or watched, in … Continue reading

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Afraid to Pray for Patience? Don’t Be!

Phyllis Nissila Woke up this morning with an exciting new challenge on my mind, one that requires a bit of courage. Even though the outcome, whichever way it goes, will be very good, thoughts around the particulars of this challenge … Continue reading

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Unconventional New Year’s Resolution #1: The Employee of the Month Award Goes To…

Phyllis Nissila One of my blog followers [1] inspired me with the idea, below,* to begin a series of spirit-lifting, unconventional “New Year’s Resolutions.” My follower is a graphic designer as well as a blogger. He has come up with … Continue reading

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