All posts tagged "Lagniappe"

  • LAGNIAPPE—Love Came Home: An Adoption Journey

    By MARILYN TINNIN LOVE CAME HOME: The Adoption Journey of Missy and Will Hopkins Missy and Will Hopkins are the quite official and very devoted parents of William Alan Hopkins, Jr. (formerly Zechariah and occasionally called “Zech.”) Even...

    • Posted February 2, 2016
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  • LAGNIAPPE—The T.K. Martin Center Empowering the Disabled

    By Marilyn Tinnin The T.K. Martin Center for Technology and Disability Empowering the Disabled The 2010 United States Census reported that there are 56.7 million Americans classified as disabled. That number represents approximately 20% of the total population....

    • Posted October 6, 2015
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  • LAGNIAPPE—Meditation on Micah

    By SONI GUICE BUCKALEW “He has showed you, O man (and woman), what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your...

    • Posted August 9, 2015
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  • LAGNIAPPE—Where Have All the Poppies Gone?

    By SUSAN MARQUEZ “IN FLANDER’S FIELDS” By Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae (Composed at the battlefront on May 3, 1915 during the second battle of Ypres, Belgium.) In Flanders Fields the poppies blow, Between the crosses, row on...

    • Posted July 6, 2015
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  • LAGNIAPPE—How To Date Your Mother

    By Karen Robertson “Hi, Mom! What are you doing next Friday?” As I spoke into the telephone I smiled, picturing my elderly mother checking the calendar that hung in her kitchen. Age and cataracts had limited Mom’s...

    • Posted May 7, 2015
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