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Aug 14

August 14, 2017

How I Learned the Simple Life Lesson of Pause and Perspective

How I Learned the Simple Life Lesson of Pause and Perspective

When I first met my neighbor Josie (who I nick-named ‘Trouble”) she was a feisty, kick-butt go get ’em kind of gal who ran circles around  women 20 years her junior.  She was a gourmet cook, an adjunct college professor and an all-around real-life know-it-all. For some reason she took a liking to me and chose to fit me into her... Read more

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Apr 5

April 5, 2016

Shutter Island and Bringing an End to #Mentalhealthstigma

Full Disclosure: If you don’t like spoilers, you probably shouldn’t read this blog. Am I the only one who desperately fears being told I’m “crazy”? Am I the only one who spills my guts to a friend and then follows up with, “Am I crazy?” Have you ever noticed how many horror movies or haunted houses take place in mental... Read more

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