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The Art of Conversation

What I enjoy more than anything else these days, is conversation. “I know you don’t like when people tell you you are quiet, but when you talk, everyone listens…” I have just had a wonderful weekend, full of conversations. Sometimes … Continue reading

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My Hypocrisy

This morning I was thinking how I want to be acknowledged and rewarded for speaking. I want to be a professional speaker. I know what I need to do to make it happen. I tell people this stuff almost daily: … Continue reading

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You don’t have to be special to change the world

I watch as people begin to introduce themselves and tell us how they are going to help to change our lives for us after the upcoming election. These are ‘special’ people. They tell us how educated, how clever they are. … Continue reading

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You don’t have to be special to change the world

I watch as people begin to introduce themselves and tell us how they are going to help to change our lives for us after the upcoming election. These are ‘special’ people. They tell us how educated, how clever they are. … Continue reading

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Take Control of Yourself

One of the most powerful things that I have learned in this journey that I have been on, is that I am in control of only one thing, my self. This sounds kind of obvious and almost defeatist, but its … Continue reading

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Mini Tornado Hits Local Mall

I was down at the mall today. It was busy. People of all different kinds and ages milling around. When suddenly my attention was caught by this little toddler. He cant have been much older than 1 year old but old … Continue reading

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Being there

One of the leading contributors to depression is a sense of social isolation. Humans are hard-wired for connection. We need to connect, face-to-face with others, yet more and more we isolate ourselves, and each other, by sitting behind computer screens. … Continue reading

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How important is your happiness?

Social and cultural expectations are killers. We have our accepted notions of what it is to be a certain type of person (male or female for instance) and we are happiest when people live up to our expectations, not necessarily their’s. … Continue reading

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It is time …..

In 2 days time I will be doing a speech (more of a mini speech) that I have been wanting to do for a few years now. I have held back because it deals with suicide and male suppressed emotions, … Continue reading

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Falling in love again?

I have always wondered why some people keep repeating that same cycle of failed relationship, after failed relationship.   The article below answers some of those questions and offers a few very good insights.   It is natural to blame … Continue reading

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