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    Higher Living Reflections

    Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion. I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward. – Kurt Vonnegut Emojis. They have become ingrained in our culture. Love them? Hate them? I used to find them irritating. They fell into the same sloppy, too lazy to write out your thoughts mindset that afflicts our fast-paced society. Abbreviated word forms also would get under my skin. And still do. I abhor k, thx,…

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  • Higher Living Reflections

    I’m so sorry!

    It’s rare that I agree with the late John Wayne, but his line as Captain Nathan Brittles in She Wore a Yellow Ribbon cuts to one of my pet peeves, what…

  • Higher Living Reflections

    Yes, I am worthy!

    Before you can win, you have to believe you are worthy. – Former Chicago Bears’ Coach Mike Ditka For fourteen years, teaching eighth grade was most fulfilling. Colleagues from forty years…