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So, the holidays are here again.


People are gathering together in spirit and in plenty, for the next few weeks and it’s lovely. It’s also a time of excess for most. 900 more words

Can’t We All Just Reject Victimhood?

When I was ten, in my first day home from surgery to lengthen both of my Achilles tendons, I learned that I wasn’t going to be able to be a victim. 613 more words


...None But Ourselves Can Free Our Mind

Yesterday was rough. Today started rough. We are dealing with some very complex matters that affect all of us emotionally and physically and they do snowball into bigger and more complex matters. 1,182 more words

First Things First I'm A Realist...

This is a true story.  One Tuesday this past August, my wife was coming home when she ran over what she describes as a “big, metal Lego”.  1,068 more words

The Dream is Mundane: the Importance of Curbing My Amazement

In June I decided once and for all to lose weight. A good friend and fellow teacher who advised me in this endeavor suggested I cut out sugar and carbs one item at a time, day by day, week by week. 680 more words

Lost Apple

Fostering gratitude and optimism

What are some of the first two words your mama taught you? After pressuring you for weeks to spit out ‘MAMA’?

Thank you.

Two of the easiest words in the English language, but somewhere along the line they get lost. 874 more words


Tukaram Omble - Hope and Positivity

A lot of people ask me what is Positivity. I say Tukaram Omble, is the best example. Every time I come across the smiling picture of Tukaram Omble, you cant help but just mirror his smile and be inspired. 450 more words