When Hurricanes Hit and Sickness Strikes, Watch Your F-Words

The long-lasting impact of devastating storms and pandemic viruses will be felt in economic consequences and health-related concerns now and in the future. Lost homes, lost livelihoods, and lost dreams crashed into daily life for victims and survivors during the crisis and for years following, even when the sun and blue skies and physical health […]

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Achieving the Unexpected

I never set the goal to live in Afghanistan. I never set the goal to write a book. Now both of these non-goals have happened and I am really glad that I did not resist to the point of saying, “Absolutely not!” The book, about the seven years in Afghanistan is now published. Here is […]

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Kick Off Fall with Self-Improvement

Goodbye to lazy days of summer and vacation leisure. Hello to set schedules for kids and adults. Time for school and daily routines. Fall is here and September is coming to a close! Freshly sharpened pencils. New clothes and unscuffed shoes. Sports teams with unblemished records. Blank report cards ready to register best grades ever. […]

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