Author Archives: The Rural Iowegian

About The Rural Iowegian

I am the Rural Iowegian of www.ruraliowegian.wordpress.com a published author and an award winning photographer. I use this space to speak my mind. God Bless.

Thought for Today (9/15/2019)

I spent the last two weeks hunting bear in northern Minnesota with bow and arrow.  I faced off with a timber wolf at 20 yards, had a black bear at 8 feet from me, but no shot, I watched a … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (8/29/2019)

I was ready to give up, walk away, and forget my vocation of serving other veterans while they are in rehab.  Then, this week, a multitude of veterans who were about to complete their rehabilitation came to me and thanked me … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (8/21/2019)

When you get an urge or craving to do something that is unhealthy for you and others, try doing some deep breathing exercises and other grounding skills for 15 minutes, and that destructive urge will pass.  You’ll thank yourself later. … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (8/19/2019)

The thought for today is about being grateful for what I have, and not dwelling on what I don’t have.  I am grateful for: My faith & the loving God I follow; My family; The closeness of the veteran community … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (8/16/2019)

Take a positive outlook and attitude towards each day for positive outcomes.  Take a negative outlook for a shitty day.  The choice is yours to make. ~ ME

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Thoughts for Today (8/15/2019)

Yesterday is gone forever Tomorrow will always be an unknown Live in the now. ~ ME   Would of, should of, could have and what if are all only ways to prevent your own happiness. ~ ME

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Another Thought for Today (8/12/2019)

The Rural Iowegian is also known as Schrodinger’s Blogger.  As long as you don’t ever try to find him, he can exist in life, or be totally made up.  But if you go searching for him, you might find he … Continue reading

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