The Boy….

The boy who is going to make a great man must not make up his mind merely to overcome a thousand obstacles, but to win in spite of a thousand repulses and defeats.  Theodore Roosevelt In 2001 I got married, lost my house, moved to a rental and […]

Getting back to LIFE….

“That survival instinct, that will to live, that need to get back to life again, is more powerful than any consideration of taste, decency, politeness, manners, civility. Anything. It’s such a powerful force.”   Danny Boyle For the next nine years life seemed to get back to normal. I […]

AS in the news week 17

Michelle’s marathon effort Inspirational Michelle Hoffman, who just a few years ago was bedridden with arthritis, has successfully completed the London Marathon. Improve your medicine cabinet I was 20 years old when one Sunday I woke up with extreme back pain. It was quite odd, because I couldn’t […]

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