Trying to Listen

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The alarm sounded. 5:47 am on a Wednesday. I knew I needed to get up and write. I reached for my phone as the familiar sounds of ringing and buzzing continued. Snooze. Just a few more minutes.

Thunder rolled in the distance.

I looked back at my phone. 5:52 am. Ok, I gave myself one snooze but now I really needed to get up…



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Aaron Charles

Aaron Charles


Christ-follower. Husband to @SarahLCharles. Simple moments hold great power. Connect with me at my website: