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Blog posts January 2014

Thank You MLK


On this holiday of remembrance and service, I thank and honor Martin Luther King Jr. for his dream and vision for equality and for his words that continue to inspire today.  His words were about love, forgiveness, strength, courage and reminded us that we are more than our mere circumstance.  My t…

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Family Values


So, I guess American family values have really gotten twisted.  In the last 45 days, my gay brothers and sisters have suffered an onslaught of attacks.  We've been labeled, not just sinners but the worst sinners and compared to bestiality by Duck Dynasty's Phil Robertson;  President Vladimir Put…

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Fountain of Youth and the Yeti

20140112-064348.jpgTwelve days into the new year and so far, so good, but I'm thinking I need a facial.  Last evening we attended a surprise party for my aunt; it was a wonderful time and she was truly surprised.  Her kids pulled it off and I was grateful to be a part of the festivities.  She was surrounded by friends…

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This New Year - Just 100 Things


Should old acquaintance be forgot,
and never brought to mind ?
Should old acquaintance be forgot,
and old lang syne ?

For auld lang syne, my dear,
for auld lang syne,
we'll take a cup of kindness yet,
for auld lang syne.

And surely you’ll buy your pint cup !
and surely I’ll …

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