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308 Day Update

It’s been awhile since I’ve been here.  308 days, if this online date calculator site got it right.  One of my close friends has asked me to return to my blog, and a lot of people have suggested writing in general and writing about what is going on right now.  1,065 more words


6 Tips for Better Boundaries

Today’s post is essentially a letter to myself, in that it’s about something I struggle with personally: Boundaries.

Check it out. It’s like I wrote myself a boundaries to-do list, and you just happen to be reading along. 58 more words


Car Talk

Friday Letter to My Kids (yup, on Saturday)

Dear J, J, L and L,

Ya’ll remember the Datsun, right? Or as someone used to call it, the… 637 more words


#SLA2014 closing session

Following the business meeting, which rather to my surprise I found informative and interesting, the conference closing session rounded off the whole event in style. Four speakers gave short, dynamic, TED-talk-style presentations, and I felt that their enthusiasm and eclectic subject matter was the perfect conclusion.



true blue turned silver

planes pass nightly

leaving flight paths behind—

when the stuff falls

lab tests confirm





Photo: See it at Pixabay here.

alone in the crowd

I hear the music but can’t feel the words,

People speak but words are misheard,

People see me but don’t understand who I am.  

So what is the meaning of what I feel? 301 more words



Conflicts often arise because people do not understand, because sometimes speak different languages.

I am convinced that, even if the man learns to communicate with the mind, breaking down the barriers of different nationalities language, would not be able to remove the war from the world; the man would always find an excuse to go to war, because it is convinced that the violence and bullying, as always, are the only means of communication with which to assert himself.