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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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Nothingness

While having lunch with Jonathan last Thursday, he steered our conversation towards his more serious concerns. Jonathan had a close brush with death when he was a high school student. He interpreted the incident as a wake-up call to pay … Continue reading

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