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To be Shy…or not to be Shy

I am a shy person. I am really shy. I used to stand in one place, usually by myself or with one friend in a social event. 1,464 more words

Life Experiences

An Attitude of Gratitude and Godliness

“Wow!  With an attitude like that you have got to be Italian!” Those were words I heard frequently in my youth (no offense to those of you who are Italian ;)).  1,662 more words

Christian Living

Lighting Our Way

Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness.

Desmond Tutu

Today we begin the season of Advent. It comes every year as we make preparation for the celebration of the birth of the Christ child. 370 more words

Spiritual Practice

Shifting Gears [4]


I was born under the twin towers of shame and pride.

My mother prided herself on rising up from the dilapidated shack on the Hudson River across from New York. 532 more words

Between Us

Good leaders...

Good leaders make people feel that they’re at the very heart of things, not at the periphery. Everyone feels that he or she makes a difference to the success of the organization. 15 more words



It has been a very long day, but I think it has been a good one. I allowed myself an extra 10 minutes of sleep last night, which really doesn’t seem like a lot, but when you are waking up at 4:15 every extra minute helps. 417 more words