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This is a personal blog about things that matter as filtered through the mind of an educated, opinionated American male.
What is justice? How did things get to be the way they are? Where do we go from here? Community and individuality, civilization and law, politics and tradition, reason and science, ritual and freedom, mercy and making a difference -- these are the issues that will determine our future.
Lately, there's been a bunch on here about writing, blogging, family, and marriage.
And then, on other days, it will just be blather -- but at least it will be in my voice.
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How to Respond to Comments on Facebook This is from author CJ Cherryh and it’s brilliantly simple. The uncommon art of common courtesy. If you didn’t get the response you wanted, say, “Thank you.” If you do get the response … Continue reading
Originally posted on But I Smile Anyway…:
Want to be part of an absolutely amazing Facebook group of bloggers? Want to have supportive blog pals at the end of the ether, sharing and commenting on your posts? Want to grow your…
Originally posted on A Year of Living Kindly:
“Americans will put up with anything provided it doesn’t block traffic.” (Dan Rather) Over the last few years of exploring kindness, writing about it, and occasionally talking about it, one of the…
Here is another excellent piece from the maven of kindness, Donna Cameron. Her entire blog is filled with such wonderful thoughts, expressed so well, that I can’t say enough about it. Go! Read! “Kind words can be short and easy … Continue reading