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Wishing You Well

Usually I bring a story with a bit of wisdom… often gathered the hard way.  I don’t have any insight to share today, so I’m wishing you well instead.  Peace and happiness to you as you work towards your goals! … Continue reading

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Far-Sighted Karma

The news is often full of tragedy, violence, and horror.  I recently asked my students to find an international current event and then write short persuasive essays.  A few found articles about more positive things, like this one on organ … Continue reading

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“At Least We Remembered to Live”

While watching Ken Burns’ documentary on the National Park system, I’ve heard lots of great quotes.   A fairly ordinary (though articulate) couple who visited a lot of the national parks in the 20’s and 30’s wrote about their travels.  (I … Continue reading

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Better than Good

When I talked for a minute with the man behind me in the grocery store checkout line, he said something that stuck in my mind. When I asked him how he was doing, he said, “Better than good.” He had … Continue reading

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