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Deconstructing Alice & Eleanor

I just got back from the final public event of the season at Roosevelt House on East 65th Street. This was fortunate because it spared me from having to watch the Deflategate coverage, the avoidance of which is alway a plus but especially now as the sorry episode enters its Baroque phase. 243 more words

Eleanor Roosevelt

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Eleanor Roosevelt
Taking her time to decide where she will stand
Audacious and gracious
Declaring freedom and dignity to each in every land

Yea, though she walks through the valley… 40 more words

Poetry

An Introduction... and explanation...

About four years ago, I tried to start a blog.  ‘Tried’ is the key word in that sentence.  When I made that first start, I didn’t have a lot of direction, a focus or a theme as to what the purpose of my new blog was, it was just a place for me to do some writing and share my reflections and thoughts. 974 more words

Albert Einstein

27 Personal Building Strategies [Strategy #10: GOOD SELF-ESTEEM]

It is one thing is to be original and know YOU, and another thing to have good self-esteem. Self-esteem is in how a person feels, sees or regards him/herself… 253 more words

Life & Relationships

Motivational Monday #1: Dreams, Dreamers, and Where They Go

In the spirit of celebrating life in color, and my promise to (hopefully) encourage and motivate you to embrace the ROYGBIVs around you, this is the first post of a series I will be calling… 986 more words

Fromvermiliontoviolet

My Month With Noelle

I just finished reading a really great book…and for me to write those words. Woah. I am not a big reader at all. Maybe 4 in 10 books I start I actually finish and even less I actual really enjoy reading cover to cover. 469 more words

Inspiration