Category Archives: Reflections

Reflections: The Golden Rule

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On occasion, I am pleasantly surprised by a stranger who pays for my meal. Most of the time, I never see their faces or even know their names. I am just the lucky person they decided to bestow a kind gesture to that day. Of course, kindness is contagious, and I usually pay it forward to the next person. These random acts of generosity always move me, and I realize the world isn’t entirely heartless.

In 2019, we live in a self-centered age. Everywhere you turn, people are seeking more fame, money, attention, and power. The lust for “more” is insatiable, and sometimes people can be harmed in the process. Continue reading Reflections: The Golden Rule

Reflections: Do You Keep Your Word?

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Do you keep your word, or do you let others and yourself down? Trust is a very fragile concept.

A Valuable Lesson

Let me tell you a story. I dated a Capricorn man for seven years. I loved this man deeply and believed we would get married. One day, he told me he wanted to move on, leaving me to pick up the broken pieces of my heart in the wake. Continue reading Reflections: Do You Keep Your Word?

Enjoying Poetry: “Hopeless” By Erin Hanson


Disclaimer: If you are in the United States and have thoughts about suicide, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255. For everyone else, please check with your local listings for help.

“Hopeless” is yet another beautiful poem by my favorite poet, Erin Hanson. We dubbed this poem “Hopeless” because as most of you know, Erin Hanson does not title her poetry. Enjoy!
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Reflections: Be Humble of Your Monetary Success

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From the left: Lori Loughlin, William Rick Singer, and Felicity Huffman

If you haven’t heard already, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has unveiled a multi-million dollar college admissions scandal — code name: Operation Varsity Blues.

The FBI reportedly discovered wealthy parents and high-profile celebrities like Felicity Huffman (from Desperate Housewives) and Lori Loughlin (from Full House) were paying millions to a man named William Rick Singer and his company called The Key. With Singer and his company’s assistance, they were able to fake athletic profiles, bribe coaches/administrators, and cheat on entrance exams for prestigious colleges.
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