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Earth Day 2013. Renew.

The challenges we face are the choices we have made, how we behave and the attitudes we hold toward each other and the world we live in.   Time to renew you.

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Unintended consequences of our anger, hate and violence.

Some day some one is going to shoot and kill me because; Because they did not like my haircut or the shoes I wear, Because they did not like the color of my skin or hair, Because they did not … Continue reading

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A walk along Main Street.

A walk along Main Street. I have been thinking about “Main Street” for the past couple of weeks. There is a song titled: “Down on Main St” by Bob Seger: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6_2gIRnmnbQ. But, I was thinking more on the image, values, … Continue reading

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We will just make do with what we have.

  We will just make do with what we have.   The stove is broke, There’s no money to fix it. How will we make Thanksgiving dinner? We will just make do with what we have.   She will go … Continue reading

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How can you make a difference? If it takes a village, then we are all ONE village.

“It takes ONE idea, ONE second in time, ONE friend, ONE dream, and ONE leap of faith to change everything in life.” It is a week before Thanksgiving, and I am thinking about all the people who have been impacted … Continue reading

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Do you know this person?

Do you know this person? In our daily lives we come into contact with many people; friends, family, co-workers, classmates, neighbors, familiar faces, but, what do we really know about that person and how will we help them?  Would we … Continue reading

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When tragedy strikes over and over again, what can we each do?

When tragedy strikes over and over again, what can we each do?  Only you can change what you value and choose to do in life.  My heart goes out to everyone who has been directly impacted by the movie theater … Continue reading

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Peace of mind during times of crisis.

We are all facing hard times.  People have lost jobs, retirements, houses, communities, loved ones, dreams, hope.  As I write this post, there are several wildfires burning across Colorado and other states, a police officer was shot and killed last … Continue reading

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What are sentinels? “Canaries in the coal mine”

What are sentinels? The short answer, you have heard the saying; “Canaries in the coal mine”.  From the 1800’s and 1900’s, coal miners in England and the US brought canaries into coal mines as an “early warning signal” for carbon … Continue reading

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Never lose courage.

The news of continuous tornadoes demolishing entire communities across 10 states is so heart-breaking.  Some of these very same communities were hit last year in April, rebuilt their homes and businesses only to have another tornado take them out again.  … Continue reading

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