Monthly Archives: October 2011

“Self Worth” (reflections of a writer) GD 10-18-2011

Self worth.  It took a few years for me to actually get it;  if you don’t love yourself enough to expect for friends, family, and people you meet along the way to treat you with respect, then you spend quite … Continue reading

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Half Empty or Half Full? (reflections of a writer) GD 10-18-2011

If it weren’t for mistakes we would learn no lessons. If it weren’t for the darkness we would not be able to appreciate the light. If it weren’t for pain we wouldn’t be able to fully embrace joy. If it … Continue reading

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How High? (reflections of a writer) GD 10-17-2011

If you find yourself grasping only to a lone feather, don’t be dismayed, for you have the ability to turn that feather into a full set of wings to soar as high as you desire.  All it takes is a … Continue reading

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“Express Yourself” – (reflections of a writer) GD 10-17-2011

You want to really piss off the other crabs in the barrel?  Keep on trying until actually succeed getting out.  I’m not sure why it is that some people feel as insecure about seeing others succeed, but one thing that … Continue reading

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“IKEA” of East Palo Alto

Over the course of a period of time that exceeded a year, I had the opportunity to land a job and work for a company that will forever remain a fond experience for me.  I was down to my last … Continue reading

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