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Keeping The Plates Spinning

April 18th, 2010 · 73 Comments · Potpourri

I have gradually developed the suspicion that I’m not cut out to work “under” most people who just want a warm body with a little bit of gray matter inside. “For” is OK, under the right circumstances. “With” is ideal, and what I’ve consciously wanted all along. This idea is treading on thin egocentricity again, […]

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On Being Calm, Part I

May 20th, 2009 · 1 Comment · Potpourri

I’ve started writing this several times. Each time I do, something distracts me and I throw it away because I wanted to actually BE calm when I wrote it. Something tells me I might not be able to do that any time soon, so I’ll just close my eyes, count to 3 (hundred) and do […]

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