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Misc Work

How to stop taking things personally

Know that you are not defined by your mistakes or criticism. That gem, and others on this list, have come in handy this week.

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Art Misc

Surrounded by smiles and good humor

Raw Spirit by Iain Banks is a book about Scotch, but there are so many anecdotes and side-stories sprinkled throughout, it’s better described as a book about driving, cars, friendships, getting older, music, war, politics, Scotland AND whisky. This bit from the book came to mind today and stuck with me: …when you drive an […]

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Misc Moving to Scotland

The rainbow

This week I saw the biggest, fullest, brightest rainbow I’d ever seen. It was a proper half circle, with none of those slightly weak colored gaps in it that you usually see in rainbows. Full color all the way around. It was at the end of my run that it appeared, and I had to […]

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Misc

Favorite music of 2019

2019 was a year full of change, here is the music that kept me company throughout.

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Books I read in 2019

I counted 21 for 2019, not bad considering I have a tendency to get stuck on books I don’t like (and am working hard on that).