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Exercising Serenity

While running late for work this week, I waited too long to leave the house and was at the mercy of commuter traffic while trying to turn left onto the highway. After waiting 10 minutes for what normally would take 10 seconds, I put the car in reverse and proceeded to take the scenic route…

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Throwing Starfish

A few weeks ago, I attended a Celebration of Life service and heard the parable of the starfish. In a few short lines, the parable reminds the listener of the importance one person can make on the world, even with the smallest acts. In the present day world, drunk on technology and smothered by relentless media,…