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What's in a tone?

Have you ever noticed your work skills and talents aren’t rewarded at home like they are in the workplace?  Part of my job as a former therapist, and now as a Life Coach is to analysis, notice patterns and offer suggestions.  205 more words


Life is not fair

How many times have you heard “life is not fair”? I have heard and said it so many times that I have become sick of the phrase. 345 more words


Achieving Justice! And How to Win Arguments with Strangers

How many people have you ever heard–while expressing their woes–that they don’t do well with conflict? Surprise! Nobody does very well with conflict.

Throughout my life I’ve had just as much conflict as the next person, only I had quite a bit of consistent practice with one person and our continuous interactions over the years. 1,254 more words


The Arab Spring in 2014

Many different things, many explosive, are taking place across the Arab world right now. But for all the coverage allies (or potential allies), airstrikes, and beheadings are getting on the front pages, the real picture is more complicated. 88 more words



Bullets pierce my soul

Hurt cripples my legs

I face this cannonball’s hole

Drink up, my blood in kegs

I’m easily losing hope, my men are dying… 152 more words


Popular =/= coups?

Fascinating little piece of political science analysis. The assumption is that militaries attempt coups if they think the people will back them. But has that assumption ever been proven? 20 more words