Monthly Archives: October 2011

Learning technology–at glacial-flow pace

Some call it provincial.  Others, myopic.  Others, conservative, narrow. Question underscores:  How much new technology does one need? I’m willing to admit:  on technological matters, I move forward at glacial speed. And for sure you have your own manner of … Continue reading

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Scarcity of Gentleness

4,478.  A number. 161.  Added to the first number. $2 billion.  Another number. Each struck me today…but reactions to each varied. President Obama just announced the United States military “boots” [my nomenclature] will leave Iraq and return to America “by … Continue reading

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Monday–a great start…

I heard once…no make that more than once…that each of us is 5 people from a personal connection with the billions of human beings who walk the earth. That leads me to my friend, Wiren. Gary Wiren, in the spring … Continue reading

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How Is Your Self Doing?

I know of no one who hasn’t in his or her life, had to reach up to touch bottom.  I know of no one upon whom shadows haven’t fallen.  I know of no one who is not threatened with tattering, … Continue reading

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All About Dumbing Down

Read this on line this morning, Friday, October 14 about police action in Denver, to evict Wall Street Protestors: DENVER (AP) — Dozens of police in riot gear have moved into a park near the Colorado State Capitol and evicted … Continue reading

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Getting to know others…with a lie

Someone asked, not sure why: What’s a good way to meet people…a way that’s helpful and safe?  My first thought was the one that was the most effective…without a close second.  Maybe you readers know something more—perhaps something from your … Continue reading

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Wedding Rings

Remembered it…after reading this morning of a British couple who won their lottery and have decided to make many friends and families millionaires…and then I read, will get married, went out and bought a bigger engagement ring than the original … Continue reading

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