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Twenty Wishes

For Christmas, I was given the book “Twenty Wishes,” written by New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Debbie Macomber. Although I enjoy reading Macomber’s books, I don’t exactly seek them out, and they’re more of a “guilty pleasure,” for when I have the time. I certainly didn’t pick up this book expecting it … Continue reading

Vision Quest 2016: The Journey Begins

According to Wikipedia, “A vision quest is a rite of passage in some Native American cultures. It is usually only undertaken by young males entering adulthood. Individual Indigenous cultures have their own names for their rites of passage. “Vision quest” is an English umbrella term, and may not always be accurate or used by the … Continue reading

Diamonds vs. Pig Crap

“Diamonds and pig crap. Diamond can’t change pig crap, nor vice versa. Get the diamond out of the midst of the pig crap and its value is appreciated more.” – family friend John Hawkins   vs. Some time ago, I received a message from the above-mentioned friend. I had shared some personal experiences with him … Continue reading

New roads, new beginnings

Another year has come and gone. Much too quickly. For me, it was a year about endings and new beginnings. For 10 years, I ran an advertising business, and in 2013, I decided I was ready for something else. Over the years, the business had done well but I was no longer passionate. My heart … Continue reading