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Editing: realization 9

Editing is something that I did constantly when I used to be an editor-in-chief of an online food publication, especially when I was working my way up the ranks. 424 more words

Realizations

Before you "Hit the send button"

One of my New Year wishes is to live with less regret. One small step for all of us is to practice self-restraint. Seldom are our first words our best…and thanks to social media, a whole nation is “shooting from the hip.” Thinking about what we say and how it affects others is an act of character and kindness. 49 more words

Fun & Inspiration

My SEXperiments With Truth

“An age old shame, and a lasting sin
Of making love, thru, my father’s demise
A Mahatma’s virtue, his manhood’s chagrin
How I refined, the art of compromise! 110 more words

Poetry

Life in eighteen words

Avoid these:

Lust
Gluttony
Greed
Sloth
Wrath
Envy
Pride.

Practice these:

Prudence
Justice
Fortitude
Temperance
Faith
Hope
Charity.

Suburban Self-Restraint

My wife Karen attended a masquerade ball yesterday evening at a Leeds city centre hotel. It was an event organised by the charity Little Hiccups, raising funds to provide activity days for children with special needs. 563 more words

Blogs

Young Woman Refrains From Grabbing Phone Off Of 'Puzzled' Fellow Commuter!

A certain young woman is reported to have practiced severe self restraint on her journey home from work this evening.

Witnesses claim to have seen the young woman sit down behind a slightly older woman. 95 more words

Daily News

Unmoved In My Wrath

…And I, wracked by frustration,

Stood enraged and appalled

By the scene unfolding.

Never had I bragged

Of my prowess or strength

Nor of my power or might, 65 more words

Poetry