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What’s In A Name?

“Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.”–John F. Kennedy¬† My friend Jorge chuckled when the store clerk pronounced his name the way someone who is completely unaware of Spanish pronunciation. He gently corrected her by saying, “My name is … Continue reading

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Thinking About Namesakes

Several years ago a former part-time employee at the radio station where I used to work called me to bring me up to date about his life. After he described his new job and his new house, Craig said he … Continue reading

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Do You Like Your Name?

Sometimes I allow myself to click on clickbait when I need a quick smile. The topic in one instance was, “What is your Superhero Name?” The name is the answer to, “What is your second favorite color and what is … Continue reading

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