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Today’s Perfect Mantra

What is that old expression about a thousand monkeys typing at a thousand typewriters….they would eventually produce every single one of Shakespeare’s sonnets? I understand that the point is that something that could happen, statistically, probably, will eventually happen. I … Continue reading

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Revelling in Personal, Though Perhaps Trivial, Accomplishments

Maintaining or achieving happiness sometimes means stretching your definitions.   I search for good things or at least things that make me smile everyday.  Some days that means being delighted with my fortune cookie, some days that means finding joy in … Continue reading

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The Price of Procrastination

Have you ever had one of those tasks that you really want to get done, but just never seem actually get it done?  Maybe, there isn’t enough time.  Maybe, it’s contingent on getting another job done.  Maybe, it has been so … Continue reading

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September 10, 2014: Cue the Music, because We are the Champions…..

Winning feels good. If you’re saying “Duh?”, I can understand the sentiment, but don’t let that keep you from reading further. Tonight my team won the local winter darts league at the Legion. For those who don’t know, the Legion … Continue reading

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August 27, 2014: Playing and Winning

When I started playing darts I didn’t think about the competitive aspect of it.  I just wanted to play darts, meet people and drink beer.  I am not even sure of the order of those priorities.  Thanks to my diet, … Continue reading

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August 13, 2014: Hitting the Number 81

Today, I played darts badly.  Perhaps, this was the worst night I have had this season.  Since I am not really playing competitively, it isn’t really a big concern.  However, when I am not playing well, I think about quitting.  … Continue reading

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July 2, 2014 Bull’s Eye

I started playing darts in the middle of winter. Pretty much every Wednesday, you could find me at the Legion playing darts. Today was no exception. I don’t know if anyone who reads this blog knows about darts, but I … Continue reading

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June 6, 2014 Relief in the Form of a Bus

Today had quite a few good moments.  I had delicious Mexican food, dozens of selfies with my departing students, beer, ping pong, darts, coffee and conversation.  The last of which would have rated as today’s perfect moment had it ended … Continue reading

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The Sharp End of the Dart

Playing darts is like any other leisure activity.  It can be fun, it can be dull and it can be frustrating,  Without boring anyone of the particulars of darts or my (relatively recent) participation in a darts league I must … Continue reading

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May 14, 2014

Today’s perfect moment is a strange one.  Strange because it is less about a happening or an environment and more about personal growth.  I recognized how much I have grown and how much better I was able to handle something. … Continue reading

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