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The Dangers of Temptation and Peer-Pressure!

I think the words, “temptation" and “peer-pressure, " can be two of the most dangerous and evil words in the English language, and like it or not, all of us are going to have to deal with .
(October 19, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Positive-Attitude | Visitors: 697

It's a Matter of Survival

Over the years, American's and others around the world, have gone through different ages in time. . . the Stone Age; the Iron Age; the Bronze Age; the Information Age. . . and in the year 2008. . . ..
(September 17, 2008)
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 | News/Pure-Opinion | Visitors: 249

Freedom is Not Free!

I was only in jail for about 30 minutes, but it was the longest 30 minutes I have ever spent, etc. It was a cold, snowy night, and me and my girlfriend were going home after visiting some friends. ..
(September 08, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Inspirational | Visitors: 227

In 1961 I Got My Driver's License - Sort Of

My mother didn't drive at the time, so my father took me down to the Motor Vehicle office to get my driver's license at the age of sixteen. At the time, the road test was not given on the streets of ..
(September 10, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Success | Visitors: 277

In the Spirit of Heart-Felt Giving

For me, giving can be done in several different ways. . . volunteer work; cash donations; and/or sponsoring an ad in an organization newsletter for a charitable organization, with a worthy cause etc. .
(August 24, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Happiness | Visitors: 255

Taking a Bath!

As a woodcarver for over 25 years, I am out of the art and craft world, and I have no writing background whatsoever. Over the years, I have participated and sold my work, in over 40 arts and crafts ..
(August 07, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Inspirational | Visitors: 198

Sleep Deprivation and Diabetes (Type 2)

My aunt Molly died of diabetes at the young age of 53. . . but before she died, she went blind, and one of her legs was amputated. The same thing happened to a neighbor, who lived next door to my ..
(June 16, 2008)
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 | Health-and-Fitness/Diabetes | Visitors: 590

Do it Yourself Bankruptcy

"Don't listen to anyone who tells you he handled his own bankruptcy and everything went just fine. " says the author of a book on bankruptcy. The author says that, because he just wants you to buy ..
(June 18, 2008)
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 | Finance/Bankruptcy | Visitors: 485

Writers Often Get the Short End of the Pencil

"No matter what accomplishment you have. . . somebody helped you. " Aretha Gipson Many years ago, one of the most powerful movie producers in Hollywood proclaimed, “Don't let the writers get ..
(June 21, 2008)
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 | Writing-and-Speaking/Writing | Visitors: 206

Do You Have an Attitude Problem?

Attitude is everything. . . and in my articles and in my book, I am not a crusader for anything! It's none of my business if a person wants to commit suicide. . . one puff at a time; one snort at a ..
(July 20, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Positive-Attitude | Visitors: 432

A Little Discomfort is a Welcome Relief!

Good health care, has always been my top priority in my life. It stands to reason, that how can anyone have a quality life, if they're sick or worried all the time as to what might happen in their ..
(July 24, 2008)
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 | Health-and-Fitness/Dental-Care | Visitors: 217

Excuse Makers Are a Dime a Dozen!

"For those who want to succeed. . . will find a way. For those who don't. . . will find an excuse. " Leo Aquila Great people in our society and around the world don't get to the top of their ..
(July 26, 2008)
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 | Self-Improvement/Success | Visitors: 588

Simply to Inspire! (Book)

What's in a name? A married couple at work were expecting their first child, and they were having problems selecting a name for the baby, etc. They argued back and forth for months, and they still ..
(July 14, 2008)
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 | Writing-and-Speaking/Book-Marketing | Visitors: 165

Orange Barrel Humor!

Road rage on the bumpy road of life! Stress on America's highways is at an all-time high! And, because of this, you may be suffering from one of these little-known conditions: PMS - Post Motoring ..
(April 06, 2008)
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 | Arts-and-Entertainment/Humor | Visitors: 255

The SpaMobile Has Arrived! (Beep-Beep)

* Wood carving: As a woodcarver, I'm out of the art and craft world, and I have no background in the writing field whatsoever! One afternoon, I drove past a bill-board with a cartoon-like picture of ..
(April 26, 2007)
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When Is An Internet Award Nothing More Than a Link Exchange?

While I was surfing the Internet, I stopped by a woman's website who lives in Australia. Here, I went to one of her pages, which was loaded with awards of all kinds! I was impressed! I then looked ..
(June 10, 2007)
 | Internet-and-Businesses-Online/Site-Promotion | Visitors: 161

What Are We Doing To Each Other as a People?

I believe what President Bush was talking about, is what we are doing to each other as a People! The hate; racism; road-rage; rudeness; the killing; gossip; put-down of others; domestic violence; ..
(April 17, 2007)
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 | News | Visitors: 159

Corporate Sponsor For a Website...Why Not?

In this society, business corporations sponsor everything from car and bike races; soccer; football; basketball; golf; tennis; dusting; bed-making; shoveling smoke; watching paint dry. . . you name ..
(April 15, 2007)
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 | Internet-and-Businesses-Online | Visitors: 165

The Positive and Healing Power of Humor

In the year 2007, I'm 61 years young, and I've been in the humor business for over 50 years, and I never get tired of putting a smile on somebody's face. Humor is not just a bunch of jokes gathered ..
(January 25, 2007)
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Dealing With the Inevitable...Death!

Over the last decade or so, I have suffered from six job lay-offs (16 yrs. service), and like so many millions of American's who have lost jobs, I have taken my lumps and bumps along the way! After I .
(January 21, 2007)
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 | News | Visitors: 196

Why I'm Reluctant To Call Myself a Humor Writer

If there was ever a topic that is subjective. . . it's humor. What may be funny to one person. . . could be an insult to somebody else, etc. And, that's why being successful in the business of humor ..
(January 04, 2007)
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Remembering Manuel...(Alzheimer's/dementia)

For two weeks, that Manuel was living in our ward, I got the opportunity to see (up close and personal), what this dreadful disease is all about, and I can report. . . it's not good. . . NOT good at ..
(December 25, 2006)
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 | Health-and-Fitness | Visitors: 391

Falling On Hard Times!

I think one of American's greatest fears is to be homeless. . . and, it has always been one of my fears as well. And, in recent years. . .being homeless has happened to me. . . TWICE! My down slide, ..
(November 27, 2006)
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 | Self-Improvement | Visitors: 316

If You Don't Like To Live In The United States...See Ya! (My ..

A lot of unrest over the summer of 2006, concerning the immigration in this country. . . both pro and con. I'm Hispanic, and I speak and understand the Spanish language, and when I was growing up in ..
(November 10, 2006)
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 | News | Visitors: 192

My Two Cents: Introduction

The MY Two Cents pieces that I plan to write, will state my comments and opinions on certain issues. Comments on a variety of issues such as the environment; writing issues; sports; politics; ..
(November 08, 2006)
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