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While You Were Away, Or, An Open Letter To My Former Desk Neighbor

Dear [name redacted], During my brief visits over the past couple of weeks to send reports via ftp, which I am still unable to do at my regular desk, you commented that you wondered how the sales managers would fare … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Healing Of America

The Healing Of America:  A Global Quest For Better, Cheaper, and Fairer Health Care, by T.R. Reid As someone who works in part of the healthcare industry, the health care system of the United States is something I read about … Continue reading

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Salvaging The Past

[Note:  The post below is my prepared text for a speech given to the LSI veterans of WWII on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Portland, Oregon.] Having met some of you earlier today, I feel it is necessary to begin … Continue reading

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Book Review: An Outlaw And A Lady

An Outlaw And A Lady:  A Memoir Of Music, Life With Waylon, And The Faith That Brought Me Home, by Jessi Colter with David Ritz [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/Thomas Nelson Publishing.  All thoughts and … Continue reading

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The Meeting After The Meeting Before The Meeting

Today I had only four and half hours before my last week as an hour employee ended, and I wanted to make the most of my time, so I ended up in a fair amount of meetings.  This was not … Continue reading

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The Story Of A Box

Recently, I had a conversation with an acquaintance of mine who is a student of logistics overseas who seemed to be having a massive case of writer’s block.  My own interest in the study of logistics is fairly well known … Continue reading

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A Garden Worth Returning To

Yesterday evening during the course of my epic travels [1], I was invited by a friend of mine to go along with her and her mother to a garden.  At first the garden was not specified and I had in … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Seven Money Types

The Seven Money Types:  Discover How God Wired You To Handle Money, by Tommy Brown [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/Zondervan.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] As someone who is no stranger to books … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Cigar Story

The Cigar Story:  How It All Started, by MJ Mattson [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Books Go Social.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] Although in general my sentiments are strongly anti-smoking unless my meats … Continue reading

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Book Review: Writing For The Magazines

Writing For The Magazines, by J. Berg Esenwein Every once in a while [1] I enjoy reading about writing, and particularly those writings that are geared towards writers with a mind toward publication and profit.  Being a writer whose efforts … Continue reading

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