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Patrick’s Fables 1:  The Foolish Beaver Brother

By Patrick Hawthorne Ok, I admit it…I am a nerd at heart.  From the moment I discovered Aesop’s Fables, I was hooked.  I enjoy reading short stories with underlying moral and ethical content.  One day I asked myself, “Self?  Can

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Polluted Wells

By Patrick Hawthorne A righteous man and his righteous son were walking along a well beaten path.  “Father,” the young man spoke quietly.  “A friend of mine has offered me a job that will allow me to earn quite a

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God Enemy

By Patrick Hawthorne Through the darkness he creeps.  It used to be that he was mindful to avoid the lusts of the world but not of recent.  His heart had changed, growing as black as the shadows from which he

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Whiner’s Beware!

By Patrick Hawthorne Just yesterday as I was wandering around the yard, weed eater in hand, I came up with a masterful idea for a plaque to hang on the wall of my office.  On one side of the plaque

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How Satan Suppressed the Power of the Church

By Patrick Hawthorne From within the confines of the abyss, raucous laughter echoed off the walls.  The nauseous stench of their foul breath swirled like a whirl wind filling every nook, crack and cranny. “Tell us again, O’ evil one,”

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My Name is Patrick and I Have a Big Mouth

By Patrick Hawthorne I have a wild imagination.  I joke with my wife that I have an inner sanctuary in the midst of my cranium; a place where I can frolic unhindered through fields of random thoughts. For this blog,

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I’m a Writer

By Patrick Hawthorne I’m a writer.  I do not announce this because I lay claim to any great talent.  Such boasting would be pure foolishness. No, I’m a writer because of the magnificent grace of God at work in me. 

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