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The Son by Philipp Meyer

I just finished another audio book: The Son by Philipp Meyer. It’s a New York Times bestselling epic of a Texas family starting off with a Comanche raid, taking 13 year old Eli McCullough captive. The story covers 4 generations … Continue reading

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Hold Me Tight

Probably one of the best books I’ve ever read on building loving relationships! Sometimes men don’t want to do emotional work – it’s too icky. This book however, is exactly what men (and women, of course) want and need…and guys, … Continue reading

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Moving Mom and Dad

Last week was the culmination of moving Mom and Dad into a Senior Living Community. That’s the name they use now for a retirement home. An Assisted Living Facility. And I’d have to say, it is quite a different choice … Continue reading

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Portugal, Spain and Italy

My brother, Bill and I just got back from a trip to Portugal, Spain and Italy.  It was the first time we’d traveled extensively together on our own. We’re both experienced travelers and we’ve usually traveled with our wives or … Continue reading

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Now and Then

There’s a lot to be said for today’s counseling and emotional therapy practices.  So much progress has been made in digging into our character flaws, dysfunctional behaviors and relationships, addictions and successful coping methods.  Medications are wonderful too when prescribed … Continue reading

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The Wait

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Obama To Get A Report Card

Attempts at restricting and registering guns in the United States has not resulted in lowering the assault or homicide  rates.  Instead, those rates have continued to increase even with gun registration, background checks and limiting the types of weapons that can be … Continue reading

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