Stop Bathing in Reflected Glory

Respect Them or You Will Lose Them

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On the Conjugation of Love

Amo. Amas. Amat.
It’s a skill, not a trick.
To learn this I studied a lot.
Amo. Amas. Amat.
Progeny I am, a pet I’m not.
Your narcissism makes me sick.
Amo. Amas. Amat.
It’s a skill, not a trick.

It’s been sad to see…

Ego is Not an Ingredient

(I know, just go with it)

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When I moved out of my parents’ house to go off to college, I did not know how to cook. I wrote a previous article on this topic, encouraging people with kids to make sure those kids learn how to prepare healthy, nutritious meals before going out into the world:

Some Things Matter, Most Don’t

Life’s Too Short

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“Finish what you start.”

“If a job is worth doing, it’s worth doing well.”

“Don’t start something you can’t finish.”

“Don’t start Project B until you finish Project A.”

“Close only counts with horseshoes and hand grenades.”

I Googled for platitudes on finishing what you start. The lines above are…

Damien Dixon

I live in Southern California, and graduated from the University of Denver and San Diego State University. I have an MS in Organizational Psychology. INTJ.

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