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Taking Steps—Taking Responsibility

I hate Psychology.  It’s a fascinating study. I like to explore how people react toward their environments: their physical surroundings, their emotions, their perceptions of the world and their places in it.   475 more words



I remember the day I turned 11 years old.  It was my first birthday in our new house.  I laid in bed all tucked into my covers, watching the numbers on my alarm clock change from 11:59 to 12:00 just like Harry Potter did when he turned 11.   799 more words

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Taking Steps Toward Leadership--Imagination

Thanks Christian for the inspiration.

Imagination is seeing beyond what you see.  That doesn’t make sense.  Hmmm.  Imagination is seeing what lies beneath the surface.  No, not really.  1,230 more words


On living at the edges

Its always cold here, no matter how much money you make, or where you’re from. Even when the sun shines, it somehow creeps inside the folds of your clothes and nuzzles up against your skin and just as the warmth should start to spread, it feels like ice instead. 396 more words

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Cheeky


While having a pizza at a street cafe in Lake Como Italy, this little bird hopped onto the table and claimed his share of the meal.

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Dear Wrinkles: I'm Looking at You in a Whole New Way

Dear Wrinkles,

That’s it. I’ve had it.

I’m tired of looking in the mirror, seeing you, Wrinkles, and not liking you very much.

Wrinkles, you and I have been at war with one another for a while now. 458 more words

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Taking Steps Toward Leadership--Losing

Little kid sitting by himself under a tree, sobbing his eyes out.  Adult comes by, and kneels beside him. “What’s wrong?”  He replies, “I lost!!!!” and then bawls like his heart is broken.  1,118 more words