Allow me to introduce myself

  Be yourself; Everyone else is already taken. — OSCAR WILDE.   My name is Ramiro Navarro Jr. or RJ for short. I’m a born and raised Oregonian, the proud son of a migrant worker, a lucky child of a public school teacher, and a combat veteran. I was 18 when the recession hit in […]

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Recovery is Possible

Then Peter came up and said to him, “Lord, how often shall my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? As many as seven times?” Jesus said to him, “I do not say to you seven times, but seventy times seven.” — Matthew 18:21-22 As the light beamed on in my jail cell, letting […]

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