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Why Having an Identity Crisis Can Be a Blessing


I’m in the midst of an identity crisis. I am 65 years old. This should not be happening. Right? But it is. I am having difficulty, actually an outright challenge, coming to terms with who I am and more importantly, … Continue reading

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Why You MUST Persevere


I’m paralyzed. I’m numb. I don’t care. I am absolutely drained. I cannot muster the energy to think about what I should do, need to do, must do. In fact, I was barely able to open my blog editor, and … Continue reading

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A Cancer Diagnosis – Part III


My Family This is Part III of the series on Cancer Diagnosis Themes. For me, right after my diagnosis, a very early thought that embedded itself in my mind, sticking there like a rusty nail, eating in to my thoughts … Continue reading

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Why You Should Not Fake It Until You Make It


It is ironic that the guy who said, “Call it ‘fake it ’til you make it’, call it ‘smoke and mirrors’, call it whatever you want” lasted only 10 days as the communications director for the “fake news” obsessed White … Continue reading

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A Cancer Diagnosis Will Make You Sit Up and Take Notice – Part II


Beating This Feeling like you can beat whatever has knocked you down, whatever has brought you to your knees, is a good state of mind to be in. You need positivity. But it’s not enough. Positivity is a thought. It’s … Continue reading

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These Ideas Will Make You Wiser


I’m not a genius. I don’t have all the answers. I make mistakes. I often get it wrong. But some people, are getting it right. They have something valuable to say, or they are being successful at whatever they have … Continue reading

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This Is Why You Need To Care


Pour your mind, your heart, your soul, every fiber of your being into a post, and no one reads it. No one even looks at it. No one cares. What do you do? Give up. Stop writing. Who cares? YOU … Continue reading

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