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How I Overcame the Loss of My Paycheck

Disruption As my retirement date drew closer, I contemplated a future without my paycheck which not only provided financial means but also symbolized that I was valued, independent, productive, and “in the game”. My...

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What Facebook Knows About Me

With the dust not yet settled over the Cambridge Analytica user privacy scandal, I decided it would be a good idea to look into what information Facebook has on me. Getting a copy of...

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Death Valley and Joshua Tree

Watch a 4 minute slide show on our March 2018 trip Death Valley and Joshua Tree Some Thoughts… Death Valley Death Valley was given its name in 1850 by a group of stranded miners...

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Reflections on Work

I am a proponent of focusing on today and living in the moment. But sometimes I find myself reflecting on the past (introspective bondage – nah). I have a need to assess areas of...