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Dignity

I had a short peculiar dream just before waking up this morning. The setting was the shower room at the YMCA. Two former coworkers and I were the actors in a video-taped commercial for a local bank. During the first … Continue reading

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Others

Here’s yet another blog post inspired by a dream. It was a semi-lucid dream that included two family members and several strangers. A cousin and I were relaxing in his living room while he smoked a cigarette. This was uncharacteristic … Continue reading

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Create Something

I dreamt that I had invented and marketed a portable solar window adapter. It was a two part device so that it could be used on two windows at once. It terminated with an electrical outlet so the user could … Continue reading

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The Secret Wish

Who still blows out the candles on the birthday cake? It’s been a few decades since I’ve even had candles on mine. Yet, I still fondly remember the childhood birthdays when this happened. On each birthday, mom baked my favorite … Continue reading

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Inspiration

During this early part of the new year, the feeling of pristine freshness is palpable. The proverbial clean slate is ready to be used to record our plans and deeds for the year ahead of us. This feeling is like … Continue reading

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Might Be Possible

“If you could do anything at all, and money was no object, what would you do tomorrow?” My young friend, Jonathan was pushing at┬ámy boundaries again. “I want to board a rocket and live on the International Space Station for … Continue reading

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Vision

Jonathan was driving his blue 1966 Chevy Impala and I was sitting in the passenger seat. I braced myself by grabbing the dashboard in front of me as I watched Jonathan steer the car off of the highway. We bounced … Continue reading

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