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Independence

I’ve been thinking about the word Independent a lot lately. I hear people say “well I’ve really learned how to be independent!” I am starting to think that independent is really just another word for being alone all the time. 129 more words

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Oldness

This is actually a repost, pre-smithocracy.  But it still feels true today. So I needed to share my thoughts again.

Thursday, August 12, 2010

Alright, I have heard the moaning and groaning. 554 more words

Just For Fun

Let's take it sloooooooow.

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That’s it. It’s Friday. We’ve made it to Friday. I declare this Friday to be Slow Day. What is Slow Day? Well, seeing as I made my own version of this up (literally a couple of hours ago), I suppose I am the only person who can tell you. 769 more words

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YES, IT IS TRUE...

I lay in a hole for many a year.  Not a soul remembered of my existence.  Then came these two beings who searched the treasures of the earth beneath their feet.  129 more words

Nature

Words are the new sticks and stones.

Everyone’s heard that saying:

“Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.”

I’m sure the expression was created with the best of intentions many years ago, with the message that it’s important to be resilient and have a tougher skin when people say mean things (which is fair enough on some levels and that’s for a whole other blog post), but in all reality, words are so important and shouldn’t be given less significance than physical hurts.

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Life, Laughter and Pain

Robin Williams died today. I feel like I should say Mr. Williams out of respect, but he was always Robin to most of America.  It’s hard to believe that “Mork”  showed up on “Happy Days” sometime in 1977 or ’78  and has continued to make me laugh for almost 37 years.   1,457 more words

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Starfish on the Sand

Somewhere, a long time ago, I read a story about a father and son. As they walked along a beach one day they came upon hundreds of starfish stranded on the sand. 664 more words

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