Tag Archives: tolerance

Go Away Kid You Bother Me

I love kids, but sure didn’t this day with one sitting across from me while trying to eat my lunch. His mother, a woman in her 30s, was on her cell ignoring this little fellow who looked like a short … Continue reading

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Retort Verses Restraint

One of my favorite 12 Step slogans is: Restraint of pen and tongue. In other words, shut-up and whatever you do, don’t send that email you know you shouldn’t send. I’ve said it before but people say things to me … Continue reading

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Small Delays

I’ve learned something about myself that was rather illuminating. I love kids, but not when I’m in a hurry. There I was scurrying across the park to a last minute job when who do I collide with but The Manhattan … Continue reading

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Acting As If

I’m trying so hard to pretend I’m happy when I am anything but. In 12 Step they suggest you, act as if all is well because before you know it you’ll be sitting on top of the world, and not … Continue reading

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