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True colors

I always look at everything at face value. Makes it much less stressful trying to work out the mind games and hidden agendas. However, it was interesting to see how people react when you tell them that not everything is hunky dory. America is a rich country. So much so that you cannot afford to [...]

Boycott the recession

I was at a National Honor Society (NHS)Induction ceremony at the high school. They had invited a guest speaker Ms. Donna Zobel, who is an alum and an NHS scholar. I was very impressed with her speech because even in these tough times she was able to instill hope. My favorite line that she said [...]

Decisions! Decisions!

Sometimes I wish someone just told me what to do so I do not have to think. Never mind, been there done that and nope, it does not help. You have to go through the process of making the decision yourself in order to make it worthy. You have to go through the pain and [...]

The spirit of the American Dream

The news is horrible, sometimes it is better not to turn on the news – that way at least you don’t feel so depressed at the end of it. In spite of all the bad news, one has to be hopeful that things will change for the better. I guess that is what keeps us [...]

Tracking progress

It is almost the end of the first quarter and I thought it would be a good idea to see how far I have gone in achieving my goals and meeting the resolutions set at the beginning of the year. This is what I said on Dec 31 2009: 1. Write on this blog everyday [...]