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OFF THE CUFF: Newcomer blends in nicely

Maybe I’m just easily amused, but I get such a kick out of observing and analyzing the behavior of all the animals that hang out at the remote Texas County high country outpost where my wife Wendy and I reside. 1,045 more words

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Measuring up

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One of the worst parts of having schizophrenia is a continual self judgement that I have to measure up to others. Usually the others are normies that do not have a mental illness. 493 more words

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Work: we meet again

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As the title of this blog implies, I am working again. I had been unemployed since April when I worked as a sales rep for an auction company. 435 more words

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OFF THE CUFF: Musings from a week in the Jillikins

I enjoyed a wonderful phone conversation the other day with a woman who is an experienced livestock producer, has been active in 4-H for decades and volunteers with both the Texas County and Dent County fair boards. 957 more words

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Grad school

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I’ve decided to give school one more shot. Having been previously admitted to business school (MBA), I hope to have the same luck in my application process. 504 more words

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My note on Robin Williams

Last Monday Twitter was a blur of comments regarding Robin Williams’ passing. It was akin to a therapeutic group hug; it was striking and very emotional to see how his work touched the world. 322 more words