Author Archives: Ruth

About Ruth

I am a Missionary Kid (MK) enjoying navigating this life with the unique viewpoint that has given me.

Thankful Thanksgiving 11-23-17

It’s been far longer than I intended since I wrote here. In some ways, I miss it. But today is not the time for melancholy reflections. Today is Thanksgiving! Instead of being cynical about the amount of over-consumption and how … Continue reading

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Thankful Thursday 8-23-17

So, I have a write-up that just needs a little polish to be a blog post. It’s about the adventure of finding a live scorpion in my room (my second live one since moving two years ago to where I … Continue reading

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Nostalgia looks like…

… a green metal can. And tastes like it’s own unique choclatey goodness. ­čÖé

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Thankful Thursday 3-2-17

This post has been in the works a long time – I started the list below for posting on February 9th, then I got this actual post three quarters done on the 23rd and now I am finally posting it … Continue reading

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Love

Happy Valentine’s Day to you all! [Quote from┬áSourcery, by Terry Pratchett, 1988] (Side note for those who don’t know: Pratchett’s┬áDeath always speaks in ALL CAPS.)

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Thankful Thursday 1-5-17

Well, welcome to 2017. In some ways, it’s crazy to be here –┬á2017 already! I mean, I have a science-fiction book,┬áThe Door Into Summer, written in 1957, set in 1970, by Robert Heinlein, in which a man winds up in … Continue reading

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