Monthly Archives: September 2013

Come to the Chronicle Book Fair!

Whether you are an author wanting to show off and sell your books, or a reader relishing a literary feast, mark your calendars for November 3, 2013 between 11a.m. and 4p.m. for the Chronicle Book Fair. This event, held annually … Continue reading

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Run With the Kenyans

In the last several days, the news has been filled with the Kenyan mall hostage-taking and the targeting of non-Muslims, particularly westerners. There has even been some talk about involvement of some Americans in the attack on the mall. Stories … Continue reading

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In my last post I talked about personal discipline as the key to getting your goals accomplished. I’m a pretty driven, eye-on-the-target kind of person, and I really did believe that – if I organized better, set priorities and held … Continue reading

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For months I have been looking forward to my retirement date. For me, retirement equated to inheriting a lot of time that I didn’t own before. That time belonged to my employer. I still work part time, but the schedule … Continue reading

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