Lurie Terrace
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The Clock Is Ticking

Time passes quickly. Until the moment arrives when all our tomorrows are yesterdays. Chase your dreams. The clock is ticking.

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Can You Feel It?
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Can you feel it?

In the silence of isolation, sensations emerge from the pre-pandemic noise and speak with enlightening clarity. What we miss most are the little things.

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All Memorable Moments are Self Created
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Lessons from my 7am writing group

As I’ve been writing this week I’ve been thinking about this universal truth: All memorable moments in our lives are ultimately self-created.

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Be Your Best Self
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Your Best Self

Always be your best self. You never know who may be watching.

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Brass Ring
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Why you should try that thing you’ve always wanted to do

You don’t have to be the best in the world at something to enjoy it. Kurt Vonnegut on why we should grab the brass ring.

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Acceptance
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Acceptance

The last year has taught us many lessons. Perhaps the greatest for me is acceptance. We can’t control what happens to us. But we can control how we respond.

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Coping with PTSD
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Living With PTSD

June is PTSD Awareness Month. I’ve lived with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder since April of 2018. The battle is day to day. I may never fully heal.

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Rodney Maxwell Davis
Posted in in Memorium Monday Motivator

Why we celebrate Memorial Day

This Memorial Day, may we honor all who gave their lives for our country, and do our part to preserve freedoms we too often take for granted.

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Masked Hero
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Why we may still mask…

If you see people who continue to mask as masking requirements are lifted, here are some thoughts that may be helpful to remember.

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Grandpa and Hudson
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Pandemic Lessons

Humans were never meant to keep our distance. Let us focus on this special power and purpose; to remind the rest of the world that what we share in common far outweighs our differences. And that for better or worse, we are all in this together.

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