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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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To Wish

Yesterday was like many Sundays in that I become nostalgic. This past Sunday’s nostalgia was turbocharged while listening to an old favorite Pink Floyd album “Wish You Were Here”. It seems like ages ago that I preferred this album over … Continue reading

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Thinking About Dreams

If you ask a friend what comes to mind when he hears the word “dream”,  you may get a definition of the word, or he might tell you about the latest dream he dreamt, or he might share a special … Continue reading

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Shoulda Coulda Woulda

My friend Jorge brought up Vice-President Aaron Burr’s name during our conversation about our personal shoulda coulda woulda regrets the other day. Jorge said that Burr probably had some second thoughts about his duel with former Treasury Secretary Alexander Hamilton. … Continue reading

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Six Months To Live

After you recover from the emotional shock, what would you do if you found out you have exactly six more months to live?   That was the question on a radio talk show recently.  There were as many answers as there … Continue reading

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Your Biggest Wish?

The last time Jorge was here for a visit, we took a long walk on the Cowboy Trail west of town.  The afternoon was a bit breezy, the cloud cover was just about 50% with spotty drizzle, and the temperature … Continue reading

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