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    Is it just me or what?

    by  • October 3, 2014 • Daily Matters, Life • 0 Comments


    I needed to make a purchase yesterday, and I decided to go to the nearest Target store.  So, my smartphone told me the address.  However, Park and the Tollway is a very busy intersection, and I really needed to know which CORNER the store is located. I called the store, and asked for the sports […]

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    Sometimes She Goes to Keening

    by  • January 12, 2014 • Daily Matters, Life


    Late at night and on rare occasions, she awakens to sorrow that cannot be stilled, sublimated nor silenced. She lies in bed listening to the pounding of her heart, willing it to be slowed in tempo. It lies not in her chest, but rather, in her ears. Beating. Beating. Harder. Louder. In her mind, in […]

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    The Christmas Spirit

    by  • December 20, 2013 • Life • 1 Comment

    The old man sat in his gas station on a cold Christmas Eve. He hadn’t been anywhere in years since his wife had passed away. It was just another day to him. He didn’t hate Christmas, just couldn’t find a reason to celebrate. He was sitting there looking at the snow that had been falling for the […]

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    Taken For Granted?

    by  • December 18, 2013 • Daily Matters, Life • 0 Comments

    Being Taken For Granted

    One of the worst things that can happen to you! – Your friend asks you for help: You oblige her /him once, twice, thrice and before you know it…you are automatically a volunteer in any future projects! – You excel at work: You are productive, highly motivated and outperforming everybody, you will not notice it […]

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    by  • November 28, 2013 • Life • 2 Comments

    A God among Turkeys

    My last TURKEY TROT was last year when I got up off of Paige’s sofa, and trotted into her kitchen for Thanksgiving Turkey. LOL My last official DALLAS TURKEY TROT (8 miles) was way back in 1981. Just did one of them. It was one of my major steps to running marathons. I NEVER started […]

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    I Called It Before I Hit It!

    by  • January 20, 2013 • Life • 0 Comments

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    During the spring of 1977, while teaching high school math at James Madison High School in San Antonio , Texas , I was also coaching the varsity golf team. I had a very unique and positive relationship with the head golf professional of Northern Hills Country Club, Wayne F. We were the only high school […]

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