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Choosing Optimism Over Fear

“Some day, yeah / We’ll walk in the rays of a beautiful sun Some day / When the world is much brighter” Lyrics to “Ooh Child” by Stan Vincent, performed by The Five Stairsteps I’m starting to feel like myself … Continue reading

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My Funny Feline Valentine

Curious about the origin of Valentine’s Day, I did a little research and learned that according to ancient legend, initially Valentine’s Day was a spin-off of a Roman fertility festival that was celebrated in February known as “Lupercalia.” This pagan celebration … Continue reading

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Making Lemonade on Furlough Friday

Working for a large corporation has its perks:  a steady paycheck, good benefits, paid holidays… but like last year, first quarter projections appeared dismal, so two furlough days in the first quarter were mandated for many employees, including yours truly.  … Continue reading

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