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Validation and Hope

A Season of Triggers This election season has been devastating. So many of us have watched as examples from our lives flash before us over and over and over again for the world to see. Times when we were always … Continue reading

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Preserving Organics

A good friend of mine forwarded me an article about the “myths of diet soda”  which began by suggesting that folks think drinking diet soda will lead to weight loss, stave of diabetes, and will reduce the risk of heart … Continue reading

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One Scar at a Time

As with anything else, you can hear the same message a million different ways, but when it hits, it hits hard. This was the right way.

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What If

What if self-doubt was all you knew? What if you were always told almost, but not quite? What if you were taught that meant you were never good enough? What if that’s what you were taught?

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Negotiating an Allowance

The other night as I was sitting at my desk finishing up some freelance stuff my son came to me with a sheet of paper and a huge but purposeful smile. It was the smile of accomplishment. He announced that … Continue reading

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Money Doesn’t Make You Rich

Causing others to fail does not mean you have succeeded. Making people hate you does not mean those that don’t, love you. Holding a position of authority does not mean people respect you.  Breathing does not mean you are decent … Continue reading

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Times have changed

René Descartes said: Je pense donc je suis (1637) Cogito Ergo Sum (1644) I think therefore I am Times have changed. If you show up in search, you’re validated! Google Ergo Sum …. Descartes just threw up.  

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