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Today is my birthday
Friday, June 15, 2007      5 comments

Fear has always been a big motivator in my life. Not that I was a fearful person. Just the opposite. I've always sought out things that got my endrenoline pumping! But fear keeps me in line. When I was a teen, it was fear of what my pare... Read more
Life is Good (but too fast)
Monday, June 11, 2007      3 comments

I had the pleasure of going to a retirement party on Thursday night. It was for four educators had put in their time and survived! For me it was more like an anniversary party. It was almost exactly a year ago that the party was for me and a ... Read more
Being invisible
Tuesday, May 01, 2007      6 comments

Recently I responded to a friend's blog in which she stated among other things that she often felt invisible. Recently, I'm afraid that I've shared that feeling a little too often. In day to day life, it has always amazed me how some peop... Read more
Being me - Part 1
Monday, April 16, 2007      3 comments

I started a short bio in my journal and decided to post it as a blog, but it's too long for one post. Here's the 1st section. On Being Me I’ve always been a philosophical kind of person. Even as a small boy, I would at times go o... Read more
Here today. Gone tomorrow.
Friday, April 13, 2007      2 comments

SP has been a wonderfully inspirational place for me. All the pieces of the getting fit puzzle sort of come together here, but there is one thing that sort of bothers me. We tend to make quick friends here. Now that by itself is a very good t... Read more
Falling short
Tuesday, April 10, 2007      2 comments

I'm always disappointed when I fall short of what I know I'm capable of doing. I don't expect perfection from myself, but I do expect myself to honestly work toward being the best that I can be. Over the past 6 weeks, I've been very happy wit... Read more
The road not taken
Monday, March 26, 2007      0 comments

1. The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost TWO roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one as far as I could To where it bent in the undergrowth... Read more
Becoming a better version of myself
Monday, March 26, 2007      2 comments

I'm a firm believer in the "everything happens for a reason" way of thinking. That doesn't mean that I don't believe that we have any control over our lives. I believe quite the opposite. It just means to me that sometimes things are just sor... Read more

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