Category Archives: school

I Talk – BECAUSE WHAT MATTERS IS FAMILIES!

I talk about my father, my mother, my brothers, my sister, not to impress, not for notoriety; nor to hear myself talk.  I talk so I don’t forget.   I talk so my children will talk and my grandchildren will talk to continue the … Continue reading

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Seasons: My Pursuit of Happiness

In my journey, what I thought would make me happy, led me to quick fixes which caused me to deal with the shame of not being fulfilled.   I turned to men to find a man.  I turned to alcohol to … Continue reading

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Can YOU fail wisely?

Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors. — African proverb The Center for Social Leaders posted a very timely newsletter blog on Failing Wisely, enjoy: Many venture capital firms are actually more likely to invest in an entrepreneur who has already failed … Continue reading

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Parents – Take a breather – You’re on TimeOut!

We are living in a world that is demanding so much of our time.  Rush! Rush! Rush!  “I’ve got to get to work.”  “Whoops! Forgot, to pick up dinner.”  “Get up, William, you’re going to be late for school.”  “Come on … Continue reading

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How have Life’s Thumps challenged you?

When a potter bakes a pot, he checks its solidity by pulling it out of the oven and thumping it.  If it “sings,” it’s ready.  If it “thuds,” it’s placed back in the oven.  The character of a person is … Continue reading

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