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The Pain of Disconnection

I adore the band Porcupine Tree. My favorite album is, “Fear of a Blank Planet.” The lyrics of the title track are poignant and beautifully sad – like much of the band’s music.

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Life is Too Short + Vampire Novels & Ear Piercings

Holidays means juggling my work with the kids being home. Definitely a bit of a hassle, but it hasn’t been too bad. I had a great chat with my friend Gary yesterday. I can’t recall why, but I shared this … Continue reading

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Soul-Sucking Negativity

I’ve had a few great conversations with friends lately on jealous & negativity. We’ve discussed encounters with people who are discouraging, critical, and try to bring others down. I mentioned that I am occasionally jealous – who isn’t?! But it … Continue reading

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Things to Let Go, Others to Hold on to

It’s been 24 hours and I still feel good about yesterday’s “GET PUMPED” style post. 😉 Although I spotted a typo, that’s the risk of posting without a delay. I remember realizing in high school AP English that sleeping on … Continue reading

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Magic Wands and Favorite Children

“If I could wave my magic wand, I’d make everything all right.” A line from the below Rush song, “Presto,” and a sentiment that popped into my head yesterday morning. Ironically, some of the loved ones I’ve thought it about … Continue reading

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Gratitude, Bragging, Looking Forward

This morning, I wanted some business advice and knew immediately who to call on. I didn’t hesitate to solicit his input via email. I feel grateful to have him in my life, and certainly not just for such advice.

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Glass Half Full?

I would never describe myself as a “glass half full” kind of person. I’m more of a realist. Besides, the entire metaphor is a gross oversimplification. It reminds me of the book “Who Moved My Cheese?” It is such inane … Continue reading

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