Monthly Archives: June 2017

Life Hack: Telephone English

Life Hack: Telephone English Last week, I watched a movie about Temple Grandin who battles (and wins!) against autism. Its a wonderful movie and an inspiring story. Claire Danes plays the role of Temple. Watch it if you get a … Continue reading

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The Most Beautiful: My Life with Prince by Mayte Garcia

Just finished this book by Prince’s first wife Mayte. It was a quick read. I finished it in 2 days. Thoughtful, tender and bittersweet, Mayte writes about dance, music, God, Prince’s genius, their life together, her pregnancy, the exhilarating ups … Continue reading

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An Encouraging Word

When I think about the handful of people who’ve impacted my life, one thing emerges from those relationships. In the midst of my most vulnerable times, each one of them gave me a powerful gift that I so desperately needed … Continue reading

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Against The Grain

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Reading List: The Last Lion

I am truly enjoying The Last Lion, a biography about Winston Churchill covering the years of 1940-1965. There are so many parallels to our current state of world affairs. In that regard, its easier to take a less emotional look … Continue reading

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PapaFran

Like he does every year, PapaFran (that’s what us close friends call him) made his usual top secret trip to Sugar Land for a day of hanging out with me and Patty. Its a time to let his hair down … Continue reading

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Suzie Vinnick

One of many nice surprises at the Kerrville Folk Festival this year was Suzie Vinnick. ¬†She was booked as part of the evening concert line up and I liked her music right off the bat. ¬†Bluesy, soulful and a bit … Continue reading

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