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In Regard to the unlawful entry of our capitol building

Starting at 1:31 pm today my phone, like many of you, started dinging like crazy.  I had been very busy working and was unaware that a sitting President of the United States had encouraged protesters to march up to Capitol Hill. I was unaware that these...

Living in gratitude and thanksgiving

Living in gratitude, counting our blessings, giving thanks. All are desirable. All have long lasting effects on our lives, our attitudes and our health. This post isn't to convince you of this as one may simply spend some time with Google searches to find mountains of...

Emmaisms: I Don’t Want A Scarry Video

As I begin to share my writing again, I thought "What better place than an Emmaism?" People really seem to enjoy them. Heck, I enjoy them! As Marie and I were driving down the road the other day she reminded me of an incident shortly after we had adopted her. Emma was...

Short stories, tall tales and a whole lot of opinions

Here you will find a repository of my writing.  I like to write.  And I like variety.  It is my sincere hope that you will find encouragement, nourishment, answers and questions in my writing.  Some of my writing is to create change.  Other endeavours are simply for pleasure.  If I make you think or make you smile… or even make you angry, I’ve done what I set out to do.

Chris Lengquist

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Glitches and Smiles

Glitches and Smiles hasn’t gone anywhere.  It is simply a part of a more broad website dedicated to my writing.  Emma changed my life and there is no forgetting her.  The lessons I learned from her will continue to be shared right here on this website. Mental health, adoption and special needs touches us all in some form or fashion.  This site, and my writing, will always honor that notion. Just press the button to read more on these topics.