Catching Fireflies

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Celebrating Independence

I watched my nephew graduate from high school last week and I cheered for all 189 students in his class as they celebrated this milestone in their lives. It reminded me of a post that I had written about becoming independent as we grow older and what independence has meant to me throughout my life. I …

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Green Eyed Monsters Always Look Out For You

Some people see the green-eyed monster of jealousy as a bad thing. But, sometimes, I think it is merely our brain’s way of looking out for our best interests. I have allowed my green-eyed monster to stop me from climbing out onto various limbs and making a complete fool out of myself many times over …

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