Mike Smedley

From the murk of conflict to the light of harmony

We’re in the late afternoon vortex, everyone milling around the house like they’re auditioning for the role of most irritable, lethargic family member.

The kids are bickering for the same half-hearted reason I keep cruising by the chocolate – because it seems like it might be the answer to something.


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