Monthly Archives: May 2012

Bruised Ribs, Learning the Hard Way

I have been in the construction business in some fashion for the past thirty years. You learn constantly in this business as things are always changing, new products, new methods and the school of hard knocks are a constant if … Continue reading

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Rehashing “What Say You”.

Last week I posted on the subject of vocabulary and the apparent conundrum I happened to be caught up in at work. I wanted to re-visit this because I have seen a variety of responses to this post causing me … Continue reading

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Express Yourself at WordExpress

Dear Readership, I wanted to take a moment to introduce you to a new online magazine. A place where multiple dissenting views are welcomed, in a civil and intelligent community. I have met Donald Miller virtually and have found his … Continue reading

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What Say You?

I received my one year evaluation today. I have been with the company 5 years however I was promoted just over a year ago into a new position and this was my first evaluation in this position. Receiving the evaluation … Continue reading

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Memories of Dad

  My father died in 2005 on my birthday. My memories of him are in conflict so often, on one side I love him because he was my father, and yet on the opposite side there were many times when … Continue reading

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The Art of Correction

Recently a Blogger friend invited me to submit some work to his site. I responded that although I was honored at the invite I did not consider my writing up to the standard I felt such an endeavor was worthy … Continue reading

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Rearranging Life

Well, the time has finally come for me to grow up. The realities of life have finally caught up with me…  OK so maybe I am being slightly melodramatic here, however as I get older my response to responsibilities becomes … Continue reading

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