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Monthly Archives: August 2015

Nature’s Cabaret

(AP Photo/Terry Sohl)
Whenever possible, barely after sunrise, I sit and quietly experience the serenity of early morning, while enjoying a cup of coffee on our backyard deck. Surrounded by trees, I imagine their long limbs as arms stretched out awakening […]

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I Believe In You!

My thanks to all the teachers, administrators & educational professionals at Crystal City ISD for their tremendous welcome & invitation to deliver the conference keynote this morning. I was truly inspired by the commitment of Federal Programs Director, Adelicia Leeper […]

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Why I Carry 31 Cents In My Pocket Every Day

“To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.” ~Thomas Campbell

Each morning, as my father would drop me off in front of St. Michael’s School in San Antonio, Texas, he would give me 31 cents from his pocket […]

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Positive Empathy

When a friend or loved one is going through tough times, we tend to say, “I feel bad” for them.
“I feel bad” becomes an affirmation and tells your subconscious mind that you are feeling bad. Instead, try saying, “I trust […]

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