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A year in paradise

Its been almost a year since we packed up and left California behind to come to beautiful Hawaii. This has been a year of self reflection for me. I have had to confront truths that I’ve been pretending not to … Continue reading

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Prioritizing Motivation and Embracing Neglect

I have neglected this blog in a way I had sincerely hoped I wouldn’t. I have had a lot going on in life recently, I have been, frankly, exhausted. My writing energy has gone to writing letters to some I … Continue reading

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There is a difference between a symbol and a dream

This has always been more than a day off for me, and I say that not just because I chose to work today. As a kid it was more than a long weekend, although, truthfully on the day itself the … Continue reading

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When the Dream Dies

I came to a realization recently, and another chunk of the naivete I have so carefully nurtured in myself has crumbled of and fallen into the ocean. I should probably explain. I have had a lot of jobs over the … Continue reading

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Flaws make you human

“I’ve never seen anyone in the system with ugly handwriting like you.” I don’t know quite what to say when a client makes this happy observation. “I feel better, because I have ugly handwriting too.” Actually this clients handwriting is … Continue reading

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As always, I am a bit behind. New years reflections.

Yeah yeah, I know, we have been in the new year for a few days now. I am kind of glad that 2013 is over. It was a long year. I spent the majority of it un- or unsatisfactorily employed. … Continue reading

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The faces on the wall

Someone in our condo complex keeps up with Honolulu Crimestoppers and posts the unsolved crimes in the neighborhood on the wall by the mailboxes. There has been one poster up since may, a week after we moved in, showing a … Continue reading

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