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Every week, I feature one project, organization, person or inspiring concept that embodies the idea that humanity is more POWERful when we work TOGETHER for the greater good. Catch my blog every Tuesday, and feel free to reach out if you know a cause that you believe should be highlighted on The Power of Together.

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WHAT PART DO WE PLAY?

WHAT PART DO WE PLAY?

As the seemingly endless accounts of sexual harassment and beyond permeate the news, the word civility keeps popping into my mind. When in our society did civility get usurped by entitlement? Of course the answer is that it’s been happening all along. With the...

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History Is Now

History Is Now

The holidays at year’s end are almost upon us, and I was thinking about doing a Thanksgiving related storyline for Adventures Of Puss ‘N Dick – A Survivor’s Guide To Relationships. However, when I began reading about the true history of this holiday we so enjoy...

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What Can I Do?

  We live in a world full of paradoxes. Absurdity and wonder sometimes make simultaneous appearances. It can be frustrating to hear people in authority pontificate and blather about major decisions they make which impact all of us, without them knowing or caring...

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Who's At The Door

Who's At The Door

Years ago, at the end of a motivational seminar I had the good fortune to attend, the speaker posed this sentence for us to ponder: “Fear knocked at the door; faith answered, no one was there.” I spent a long time thinking about that statement and what it really...

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Re-Discovering The Why Of Love

Re-Discovering The Why Of Love

When dealing with the challenges life tosses at me, I often discover or uncover some valuable parts of reality I might otherwise overlook. This is especially true in the never-ending changes in the ebb and flow of the mostly blissful state of coupledom. Take chores,...

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Communication With Care

Communication With Care

At a time when most people are spending about 50% of their time glued to their cell phones, tempers are raging out of control and impatience rules our days, creating a reasonably priced, two-hour workshop to help promote better communication seemed like offering up an...

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THE POWER OF WORDS

THE POWER OF WORDS

  Lately, I’ve been thinking about words and the impact they have on us. Every word has its own unique personality. It can be hurtful or helpful, depending on the image it evokes, how and why it’s used, and the company it keeps in the sentence it inhabits. Words,...

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FILLED TO THE BRIM

FILLED TO THE BRIM

As with so many circumstances in life, sometimes you just have to wait. There are always going to be delays, and on this journey we call life, we’re bound to encounter more than a few potholes. What becomes important in these moments of seeming inconvenience is not if...

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Finding Purpose In Pursuing A Dream

Finding Purpose In Pursuing A Dream

  If you’ve been reading these little slices of life that I write every week, you know that my dream is to eventually turn my webcomic Adventures Of Puss And Dick-A Survivor’s Guide To Relationships into an animation series. I had no idea how much work the...

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THE JOURNEY

THE JOURNEY

  The journey is the destination. This idea has always resonated with me. What is the destination? If I think about my whole life, then the destination is the Great Unknown-Death. In which case, Wow! The Existentialists believe that we are the summation of our...

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Finding Fortune

Finding Fortune

When I came to California many years ago, I was not seeking fortune and fame. What I was seeking was the dream of earning my living as an actor. What I envisioned back then was performing on-camera in film and television. That was before I discovered voice acting....

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My Garden In Bloom

My Garden In Bloom

Many people view life as a play in three acts, and while I think that is a very apt metaphor, I like to think of my life as a garden growing and blooming in three stages. The first stage of my garden began as a simple plot of land. It had hidden attributes, some good,...

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