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The best advice is what you make of it

I was at a loss for what to write this month, so naturally, I searched Google for column prompts. One of the first things I stumbled upon was a New York Times article titled, “650 prompts for narrative and personal writing.” It sounded intriguing, so I clicked on it. The article grouped questions by category, for example, “overcoming adversity,” “role […]

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Four pieces of advice for high school grads

Congratulations! You?ve made it through 13 years of lessons, homework assignments, extracurricular activities, early mornings and late nights. And now you have a diploma to prove it. That?s no small accomplishment. It seems like it was just my turn to walk across the stage, move my tassel and throw my cap in the air, when in reality it occurred two […]

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Seeking ?balance? on vacation

Vacation is extremely telling about the family involved. You have the great moments, of course. The moments when the kids are in the back of the van, giggling up a storm because they are so excited. The moments when your family all slows down at the same moment to take in a particularly spectacular view. The moments of victory as […]

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