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Are You Free?

Imagine a frustrated person, . . . Now imagine another person who is calm and content. Think about which of those you’d like to be. We are free when we have freedom to change. We have freedom to change when … Continue reading

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Nature

When I have time to read, often I read three or more books on the same subject. It was the librarians at Henry Ford Centennial Library, where my Mom worked, who opened me to the value of research. Killing time … Continue reading

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Nothing To Do With Me

Pressure from other drivers Blame Opinions Bullying Guilt Manipulation Time-wasting People Bigots These have nothing to do with how you think. They don’t determine how you act. Like all things that challenge us, they only have the significance you give … Continue reading

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Communication in The Wild

When in Rome, do as the Romans do. I kept this in mind when I moved to Hawaii and realized the natives were speaking a form of pigeon English. At first I was appalled, having been raised in a highly … Continue reading

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Summertime

Oh, dear old summertime. Many of us are hard at work with the rest of us at leisure. Oh, and what a leisure it is! After the pile of effort it took to keep ourselves warm during Winter, . . … Continue reading

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The Line

In this world, we have people, animals and plants, . . . insects, (oh, let’s skip by them). Scientists have long been telling us that animals and plants are subordinate to us in self-awareness and the ability to feel satisfied. … Continue reading

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What You Truly Want

There is a flow to your day. You may be proactive, in which case you have plans for your day; or, you may be reactive. Going with the flow, with whatever happens and reacting to it when it arrives. Both … Continue reading

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What’s in Your Secret Sauce?

The greatest compliment you can receive isn’t “great work!” or “that’s perfect!” It’s this: “How in the world did you do that?” You are memorable when you use your creativity. Your imagination will get your creativity moving . . . … Continue reading

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Why Are We Here?

Is this the million dollar question or is it super obvious? Some of us are constantly asking this of themselves. Why am I here? Good question. The answer is waiting for you, anxiously waiting for you. To find it takes … Continue reading

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Focusing Thoughts

I had a casual conversation with one of my brothers today that ended up with the idea of focusing thoughts. Yesterday, I had a long-time absent friend talk with me for an hour and the subject cumminated with focusing thoughts. … Continue reading

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