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Perfection is the enemy of good.

I’m a perfectionist. And a procrastinator. This combination means that it’s pretty rare that I finish personal projects in a timely manner. For me, if it’s not going to be done perfectly, then it’s not worth doing…right away. 331 more words


Genius Unlocked By a Blow to the Head

In 1979 10-year-old Orlando Serrell was hit in the head with a baseball. Unharmed, except from a temporary headache, the accident unlocked amazing mental capacities, making Serrell an “acquired savant” (one who develops genius capabilities at some point after birth). 36 more words


Thoughts on Celebrations

Gus reaches for the best part of the trifle, whipped cream! Photo: Carmen (sissy)

In our family birthdays were always a special flurry of activity. We didn’t have crazy themed extravagant parties, rather a few presents and friends and good food. 589 more words

Daily Reflections


Quotes and Notes #146, March 30

“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.”–Confucius

Patience is sometimes difficult, but in the end, it is patience that helps us through our most difficult times.

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Jonathan James Ray Townsend

My name is Jonathan. I am 17 years old. I currently reside in the wonderful(yet boring and extremely judgmental) state of Indiana(currently home of road construction, bipolar weather, and cornfields). 281 more words


Day 78 of 90 - kitchen cleanse continues

Day 78 of 90 of #cleanse4expansion and while I continued with the kitchen, my daughter finished up in her room. So her part is done, now I just have 6 big IKEA bags to go through. 386 more words

Physical Cleanse

Start Small

Really, really small.

Microscopically small if necessary.

I don’t know about you, but I respond best to success. If I never seem to succeed, I will eventually give up. 414 more words

Life With CVID