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Just As You Are

A dear friend and mentor, Nancy, had encouraged us aspiring writers to list expectations and hopes for a writing career and eliminate some that are potential hindrances to writing. For me, a keeper was and is: changing lives for the better. She followed that up by challenging me to ask friends how they want their… Continue reading Just As You Are

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I Found a New Dream

Yesterday night, I watched the 8th episode of Season 1's "Perception." For those of you who haven't heard of the show, it's about a professor of neuroscience, who was diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia as an undergraduate and who gets recruited by the FBI to help solve difficult and complex cases. In this particular episode, what… Continue reading I Found a New Dream