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marvrepinski, Author at Austin Daily Herald

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Marvin Repinski: Making sense of keeping a journal

Before me are two books, one titled “The Journals of Anais Nin,” the other, “The Best American Essays of 2020” selections by Andre’ Aciman. The ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Saturday, July 24, 2021 6:30 am

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Marvin Repinski: Did you say ‘people have feelings?’

I plan to send a get-well card to a friend which reads, “Here’s hoping each day finds you — Improving more and more — Until ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Saturday, July 17, 2021 6:30 am

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Please don’t turn Juneteenth into a guilt trip

Many responses have followed the generous action taken by Pres. Joe Biden. Juneteenth is an appropriate move by our government to appraise one of the ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Wednesday, June 30, 2021 6:30 am

Editorials

Marvin Repinski: Seeing our lives from the mountain top

Do we live in the lowlands or in the heights? Using a metaphor of geology or space let’s us think about our present residence. We ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Wednesday, June 16, 2021 6:30 am

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Marvin Repinski: Our humanity — an investment

Don’t knock it. We all have it. Our Creator has blessed us with what we can share.  Not all enter this world in perfect health. ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Saturday, June 5, 2021 6:30 am

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Marvin Repinski: Challenge: Adapting to shifts in our lives

In 1931, Jane Addams was a resident of Hull House in Chicago. When she was much younger, she led a restoration project of Hull Mansion, ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Saturday, May 29, 2021 6:30 am

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Marvin Repinski: Surrounded by caregivers

“No amount of fine feeling can take the place of faithful doing.” — (William Barclay) Each day is a period in which we all receive ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Saturday, May 15, 2021 6:30 am

Opinion

Marvin Repinski: We’re waiting for things to ripen

An idea kept brewing — possibly an essay — about finding a paragraph in a book I didn’t realize I had until I was unpacking ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Wednesday, April 28, 2021 8:00 am

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Marvin Repinski: When a person makes mistakes

Memory. There was once a somewhat popular song that went, “It only hurts for a little while.” What world does one live in to sing ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Wednesday, April 21, 2021 6:30 am

Columnists

The definition of being Christian

Kneeling, head bent, he….. “was a little ashamed, and regretted that I was such a rotten Catholic, but realized that there was nothing I could ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Wednesday, April 7, 2021 6:30 am

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Marvin Repinski: Running to the tomb! Empty?

“Early the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene went to the tomb and saw that the stone had been ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Saturday, April 3, 2021 6:30 am

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Marvin Repinski: We are living here for a season

A book that may be read with profit and with interest by some people is now on my pile of books to continue reading. “The ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Wednesday, March 10, 2021 6:30 am

Columnists

Marvin Repinski: It’s time to unfold our chairs

We can all look, plan, learn, and be forward-thinking. There are exceptions in the cases of the country where you reside, your physical and mental ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Tuesday, February 16, 2021 7:04 pm

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Marvin Repinski: Some thoughts about anger

“I was glad when they said, ‘Let us go into the house of the Lord.’” — Psalm 122:1. My goal in writing this, is to ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Saturday, February 6, 2021 6:30 am

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Marvin Repinski: The presidential oath: That’s for all of us

Let us affirm that we are all in the process of giving our lives to the oath of Joseph R. Biden and Kamala Harris.  Difficult, ... Read more

by Marv Repinski, Wednesday, January 27, 2021 6:30 am

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