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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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