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“Life isn’t about how hard of a hit you can give, it’s about how many you can take, and still keep moving forward.”

-Sylvester Stallone-


Press On!!

When we were children we all had heroes. For some they were great athletes or celebrities. For me it was my grandfather. I thought of him very much like a superhero. 507 more words


Badge of Honor

Thursday, May 14, 2015, the youngest sibling in my family graduated with her Bachelor’s Degree of Science from Kennesaw State University. This momentous occasion was an amazing celebration of the tenacity of the human spirit. 498 more words

Gathered In This Thing Called Life

The Boxer 07-20-2003

There’s an old run down subway station,

Where I go to watch you fight,

Where we all go to watch you fight.

Right jab, fifty dollars, left hook, sixty-five. 229 more words



When I posted the picture you see to the left of this article, the photographer called it “Tenacity”, I thought about how hard it must have been for that little tree to hold on in what seems like very shallow soil. 847 more words

Youngest Daughter Walks

Tomorrow, Youngest Daughter, Rachel​, Graduates from Bryn Mawr’s School of Social Work, Master’s Program in Philadelphia, PA.  It has been a long road that led to this day, and her Daddy and I are so proud of her.     238 more words