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A Hero’s Touch

A Hero’s Touch


My Grandfather lived a long and healthy life of 89 years. He served in the U.S. Coast Guard, surviving a typhoon in the Pacific Ocean. He worked 44 years at a newspaper publisher, and 20 more post-retirement at a food store because he just loved to be among people. He was an ordained deacon for … Continue reading

Follow Friday Honor Roll

Follow Friday Honor Roll


I honor you on #FollowFriday For shares and laughs on Twitter’s byway Thank you for your friendship ample May others live by your example.

For Teachers, Questions are Answers

For Teachers, Questions are Answers


“Better than a thousand days of diligent study is one day with a great teacher.” Japanese proverb My agent (aka my lovely wife) encouraged me to write this piece in celebration of Teacher Appreciation Week. While written in gratitude to our local elementary school teachers, this is for teachers everywhere, who commit to make a … Continue reading

The Tao of Mark Schaefer

The Tao of Mark Schaefer


“There is a majestic random synergy that holds the potential to impact your life” ~ Mark Schaefer, The Tao of Twitter Last week, I had the pleasure to meet Mark Schaefer in person, extending a virtual relationship sown from within his {grow} community. I also discovered how “Tao” gets created.