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Life Musings

The Close the Gate Etiquette

There’s an etiquette, or an expectation, that when traveling in the rural parts of the country and you come across a gate, if you need to go through it, you open it. More importantly though, after going through the gate you’ve opened, you always make a point of closing the gate after you go through […]

Life Musings

The Philosophy of “Just Do It”

The Nike slogan “just do it” is a very clever slogan. Never mind the corporate aspect of it, but just think about what those three little words actually mean. “Just do it” – like, get off your duff and do something. Stop waffling, stop talking about it, and just do it. The best example that […]

Life Musings

Want to Make Money With Your Writing?

Ad giant Phil Dusenberry put it best: “I have always believed that writing advertisements is the second most profitable form of writing. The first, of course, is ransom notes.” From The Age of Persuasion; How Marketing Ate Our Culture. By Terry O’Reilly & Mike Tennant Not so coincidentally, I bought a copy of The Age of […]