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One Little Word: Slice of Life #sol17

There’s something a bit pedestrian about my One Little Word for 2017. In the past, I’ve chosen big, inspiring words. Words that invite action and change. Words that celebrate meaning, wonder, connection. Good words. Fine words. But in 2017, I want to shift my focus away from those big things to the little ones. How…

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What Would Shaun T. Do?: Slice of Life #sol16

We have a new guru in our house, and his name is Shaun T. Shaun T. eats whole-wheat bread with lots of seeds. He advocates one fruit smoothie every day. He knows that protein at breakfast is a must. Lately, he’s on a yoga kick: he’s been telling everyone they should do yoga at least…

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Two Words: Slice of Life 30/31 #sol16

Bad news I knew He didn’t Dr’s recommendation Two words No contact Concussion risk It means No football He’s done He hears Dream destroyed He hears Life over To me Thin dream Thinking small To him The world His future Fame, fortune Making it Being somebody Now quiet So quiet Too quiet No words For…