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What’s New & Interesting?

Even though routines can provide a degree of familiarity and comfort, the sameness after awhile becomes flat.  Boredom sets in. And motivation wanes.  At least that’s how I perceive the current state of affair in Washington. Hence, the question what’s … Continue reading

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Patience, Part 2

Part 1 here. A few days ago, I came across this quote: Empathic listening takes time, but it doesn’t take anywhere near as much time as it takes to back up and correct misunderstandings when you’re already miles down the road, … Continue reading

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Marathon Under Two Hours?

Sounds incredible?  So was the 4 minute mile back in 1954 before Roger Bannister broke it.  Not to mention, runners have been progressively getting faster due to advancements in technology and training. Current world record for marathon is 2.02:57 (2 … Continue reading

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Living Takes Risks

As I ran through the woods this morning, two news from the week played out in my head. One was about a woman falling off a bridge while taking a selfie, and the other being a mom  of 3 who … Continue reading

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Week In Review – 12 Mar 2017

From time to time, I reflect.  It happens less frequently than I like.  So whenever opportunity strikes, I seize it. Traveling in Greece this week gave me such opportunity. I was moved by the grandeur of its historical culture.  It … Continue reading

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When Is Enough, Enough?

When is President Trump’s behaviors unbecoming of a president? To understand Trump, McKay Coppins of the Atlantic gave a version that interprets the president’s erratic behaviors in terms of his insecurities dated back to his upbringing. Coppin maintains that Trump … Continue reading

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Fix-up? What Fix-up?

Ever heard the saying: If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it?  The phrase makes perfect sense if you stay with the status quo.  You know, leave well enough alone, why make change if there is no need? etc. Unless you want progress. … Continue reading

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Feel Dumb & Left Behind?

Excuse me.  Web 2.0, emacs, industry 4.0, B2C, and @*#$. . . What the heck?  Where do these terms come from? Have I fallen into a hole and missed something? Or perhaps someone should just shoot me and get it … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned

Remembering the first time?  Be it on a job, at a school, or in a relationship, the anxiety of not knowing what to expect had us on our toes.  Constantly on the lookout, it was not what I call relaxing. Now … Continue reading

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Returning To Normalcy

  Dropped off the last of the visiting relatives at the airport this afternoon. With that airport run, the holidays seems finally over.  Looking around, year 2017 has prominently taken over its former occupant, the 2016, at places like wall … Continue reading

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