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An Act of Kindness Every Day – Part I

August is special around here. Glad you asked. Blog anniversary month! Eight years, baby! Yeah, I'm thankful. Here's an idea I'm hoping - and working - to bring to life. For the next year, I will record one act of kindness I've noticed each day. I don't go looking for it, although, I believe, were…
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Clarity of Thought

They say hard writing makes for easy reading, and vice versa. They (different "they") say clear writing is clear thinking. The truth is, sometimes a writer's thoughts are not clear. And, while the words hit the page, the thought unfolds. Oftentimes, the writer stops, mid-sentence, hand to cheek, wondering what to write next. The idea…
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I Know

I Know It's been a while - years, even. Now, Technology has made a way I must manage expectations He's a good friend, after all. He tells me I've changed - and how I can't say no, 'cause I have. I can't say ok, 'cause for him it's not. So, I just say...I know. Claudia
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I Really Don’t Know Clouds – At All

On Tuesday afternoon, as I made my way south on Bay Street, I crossed paths with a toddler. His mom - I'm guessing she was his mom - was just about two metres away. It seemed as though he had been preoccupied with gazing at his reflection in Scotiabank's window. Tourists. When I came upon…
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