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Season’s Greetings 2021

It’s easy to believe that we’re supposed to conform to the holiday season norms. Of course, we really are not obligated to do so. This is one reason why I prefer to use the phrases “Happy Holidays” and “Season’s Greetings”. … Continue reading

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Most of the topics my curiosity leads me to write about on this blog regard people and things that are worthy of celebration.  Maybe a person was the first woman sent into Space or somebody invented or improved something.  Even … Continue reading

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Gimme Five

You accomplish something fantastic and your friend raises his hand overhead then says, “Give Me Five.” Reflexively, you raise your hand then you slap them together.  The high five is such a part of modern culture that it seems like … Continue reading

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Celebrate Your Life

Most of my town was fast asleep.  The windows were dark with inactivity. Only the creatures of the night scurried about in search of food or safety. Here and there, I noticed a few houses with only the kitchen lights … Continue reading

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I was cooling my heels at the supermarket checkout yesterday morning when I heard part of an old Three Dog Night hit. “Dress up tonight, why be lonely? You’ll stay at home and you’ll be alone. So why be lonely? Celebrate, … Continue reading

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Some Thoughts About Celebration

Tomorrow, the United States celebrates the anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence from Great Britain.  The holiday is the first real national celebration of Summer.  Like most nations’ founding day commemorations, Independence Day in the US is … Continue reading

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