Category Archives: Health

Dystychiphobia Awareness

I felt compelled to look up the meaning of the word dystychiphobia because my calendar noted that today is “Dystychiphobia Awareness Day”. It turns out that some of my friends and myself may have some undiagnosed form of this condition. … Continue reading

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The Real Deal

Here and there we hear about influencers, and see doctored photos on social media and elsewhere. It seems that such people are not happy with themselves and wish to present an enhanced image of themselves. This requires plenty of time … Continue reading

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Take Care Of Nonbusiness

I’ve been a lover of the night for as long as I can remember. As a child, the dark hours positively engaged my imagination. As an adult, the overnight is my work time. I don’t alter the sleep/wake cycle on … Continue reading

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Serious Reflections On Leisure

A relatively mild November weekend has been conducive to pondering the concept of leisure. It is a concept I’ve felt increasingly protective of ever since I was automated and downsized out of a job a dozen years ago. It was … Continue reading

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To Endure

One of the acquaintances I knew when I used to go to the gym each day, had competed in the “Hawaii Ironman Triathlon” and finished in the top ten. He once showed me the ring he earned from the event. … Continue reading

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Stressed Squirrels

While observing the squirrels in my front yard, I noticed that one of them was particularly high-strung while the others seemed to be laid-back and casual as they browsed for seeds and nuts. Whenever a car or pickup passed by … Continue reading

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Happy Movember

Physical health is vital to a person’s levels of life-satisfaction and happiness. This is the truth for women and men. However, too often, we guys do not prioritize our health due to inconvenience and embarrassment. This translates into the problem … Continue reading

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