Author Archives: Troughts

About Troughts

Just a regular guy trying to understand mystery

Trying is enough

People have expressed thanks for being vulnerable….  My response outwardly is Thanks it’s hard, but inwardly my response is, I wasn’t completely vulnerable.  I left a lot out.  A lot. Maybe you can relate, but being vulnerable may be the … Continue reading

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Inward

I’ve quit many many things growing up. I quit a lot of sports.  My memory probably isn’t 100% on these images, but I remember a few sports I quit.  I tumbled and did gymnastics until I rolled on my head, … Continue reading

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The Future Now

Who are you now? How do you handle things now? Who do you believe you are now?   I have heard, and myself believed when I get a new job, when I get a girlfriend, if I moved then…  Then … Continue reading

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Eat, Drink, and Be

Not sure why but I keep returning to my own vomit… For some reason I can’t get enough.  I can’t quit hitting my head against a wall to see how much damage I can do to the wall.  I keep … Continue reading

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The Big One

I ran across an article the other day on the “Big One”!  As in…. earthquakes.  It scared me to think about the “big one” hitting soon. Truth is were due for one. As in California is going to split in … Continue reading

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Bitterness and Church: by Hannah McCleary

So I wrote something down. My thoughts after my first time at church all semester… I’ve lost control of my bitterness, Like a drug habit.  It started out small and localized, an occasional craving to judge and perceive the actions … Continue reading

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Are you mad?

I get angry Maybe mad is a better word. You might not recognize my anger, you may never see it, I pray you never see it, and I like to keep it that way. It is a boiling in my … Continue reading

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