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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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It was during a newscast’s outtake of a speech by German Chancellor Angela Merkel the other day, that a word she said stood out from the rest. She had been addressing the European Parliament about German interests in the global … Continue reading

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Ah, To Walk On The Wild Side

A couple of days ago, my friend Sam and I enjoyed lunch at the new cafeteria inside the local supermarket. He asked if I was going to have a dessert. I told Sam that I was in the mood for … Continue reading

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