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    Monday, 08 October 2018

    So they say… Love is not just a word. It comes in many shapes, forms and sizes.   Love is not about being with someone. It can also be about not being with someone. As they say, love yourself.   Love is blind. For some, but not for all. If ...
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    Thursday, 20 September 2018

    I’m fine. Honestly, I rarely get sick. My sick leaves get converted to cash.   Frankly, I’d rather fake it. Every now and then I need a time out. Errands or just plain silence from work is good.   I can work from home while on my supposed sic...
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    Saturday, 15 September 2018

    With so much work to accomplish every day, my weekends have been anything but restful. I have been waking up too early every morning in a rush because of so many things to do. How unlikely of me.   I am disappointed with myself because I have all...
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    Sunday, 09 September 2018

    I can’t give up on writing. It’s what keeps me alive. No wonder I’ve been feeling out of sorts. I haven’t written in a long time!   I got stuck. I fell into a pit and got stuck. I kept climbing back up but kept falling back in. I think I’ve f...
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    Sunday, 29 July 2018

    Two years gone by, out of the blue I receive a heartwarming message of thanks. A former student struggling to make graduation made it! Long overdue but he finally made it.   He reached out to let me know how much he appreciated our talks and word...

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Ken Hartke Telephone Nostalgia
17 January 2019
I have never liked using the telephone. Too often it brought bad news and holds some of my most pain...
Rosy Cole A New Life
17 January 2019
How to gain a whole new perspective on the life lived. That journey in itself would be full of surpr...
Rosy Cole Telephone Nostalgia
17 January 2019
'Nostalgia' is, perhaps, the operative word here. Time has stolen those days. I do wonder whether th...
Stephen Evans Telephone Nostalgia
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I actually dread phone conversations - they seem to me the worst of both worlds. You don't have time...
Katherine Gregor New Year Resolutions?
08 January 2019
Oh, my goodness, yes. Absolutely. May the New Year bring you as much "You time" as you need, Rosy!

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