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Be afraid, Make a choice, Get it done!

“I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with the fear.” 259 more words



“When you know you’re not in it alone, the fear of doing something just fades away.”

A couple of months ago, I read The Power of Habit… 364 more words


Four Stupid Questions

1. “This is India? INDIA? I.N.D.I.A? Whatever. You want alcohol? ALCOHOL? A.L.C.O.H.O.L.?”

2. “Mrs. Parks, do you at least have…erm…one…non-African ancestor, so we could treat this as a minor offense?” 27 more words



One week ago, I brought Darla home to Beaver Island. I didn’t want a second dog for my own sake, but rather to enrich the life of my little dog, Rosa Parks. 399 more words


The 'UKIP Apology' (Or, Why Your Words Matter)

Words matter.

Words, spoken in seconds, can echo throughout history.

Words so simple, yet so profound.  Words that changed the world, forever.

Which brings me to ‘The UKIP Apology’ (perhaps not yet part of the modern lexicon but I live in hope). 730 more words

Random Ramblings

Photo IV Week 17

This week photo’s are from the Henry Ford Museum as well. This is the bus the Rosa Parks refuse to give up her seat in. It was so amazing for me to see this in person. 70 more words



Wednesday is the middle of the work week, for those who work Monday through Friday. For me, it’s back-to-work day. It feels just like Monday, only with more letters. 316 more words