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In Control

For the most part, fears are paper tigers. For the vast majority of us, it’s deciding to act upon what we imagine. The fact is, we can do almost anything we decide to do. Nike Corporation co-opted the phrase “Just … Continue reading

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Bright-Eyed And Bushy-Tailed

Rick greeted me by asking, “How are you?” I replied, “Bright-eyed and bushy-tailed.” The old idiom just popped out of the¬†mouth without any forethought. My friend laughed at the unusual response then he asked why I felt so cheerful. First … Continue reading

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Resilient

During his last visit, Jorge mentioned that he felt another attack on civil liberties building up in the US.¬† Although he pays scant attention to the negativity of the mainstream news media sources, he cannot help but pick up on … Continue reading

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