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Week In Review – 14 Jan 2018

Know thyself is the common thread in my posts this week.  Pure luck or me being cooped up inside from the cold has something to do with it?  Either way, it is a subject I would never exhaust. Your thing is … Continue reading

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“Hope Is A Function Of Struggle”

Karen Beth’s piece below better illuminates the phrase, “hope is a function of struggle” by Renee Brown.  Better because Karen’s own struggle with sexual abuse as a child makes the phrase more personal and meaningful. Her interpretation of hope that … Continue reading

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Week In Review – 7 Jan 2018

With a mixed feelings of hope and disappointment, my blog kicked off another year this week.  Hope in that I have opportunity to continue my learning and the fun in the process, and disappointment in that the U.S. is below average … Continue reading

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Know What You Want

Know what you want is a sage advice.  For defining the end state will help to focus and guide the follow on efforts.  Not only this is efficient but also effective in getting what you want. However, in real life … Continue reading

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What I Don’t Know

The more I learn, the more I realize how much I don’t know. ― Albert Einstein I am no Einstein, but as I journey through life I can definitely relate to what he meant about “how much I don’t know.”  A … Continue reading

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A Stroke of Insight By Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor

If you haven’t heard the TED Talk by Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor on how a stroke led her to  discover the way our brain works, you ‘re in for a treat.  Few people, let alone a Neuroanatomist, get to study … Continue reading

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Machine Learning?

Human beings are intelligent because we learn from and accumulate our experiences.  However, more and more, I am impressed by a different form of learning – machine learning. Just take a look at my smartphone, specifically, how intelligent it is in … Continue reading

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Reblog: Spend That Money!

Life experiences give you an incalculable return on investment. Every. Single. Time. So why is it so hard for us to spend money on them? The reason for me is often that experiences tend to feel like an extravagant expenditure … Continue reading

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Too Busy For What?

A common complaint about life is that it is too busy. Inquire further, what is too busy?  Too busy in making a living?  Too busy to exercise?  Too busy watching television? Etc. There are many kinds of time usage as … Continue reading

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Week In Review – 5 Nov 2017

Total miles ran this week: 32 Marathon tapering is both physical and mental.  After all we are a holistic entity.  One affects the other.  So when the time came for the Last Hard Workout during my taper, its impact is … Continue reading

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