Monthly Archives: April 2012

From whence you came

When I meet someone new, I enjoy listening closely to that person’s accent and guessing, usually only in my thoughts and not aloud, where that person grew up.  I’ve done this a long time and, alas, as the culture has … Continue reading

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You determine your character

We all become frustrated, indeed downright upset, sometimes over those things we cannot control.  Chief among these for me is the feeling that I might be misperceived or characterized falsely.  The process of letting go of trying to control that … Continue reading

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Everyone has a VW Beetle story

There are few object shapes as iconic as the Volkswagon Beetle.  Even today, decades after the car stopped being sold in the U.S., it is probably the most beloved car of all-time. Even the advertisements for the Beetle were award-winning … Continue reading

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