Monthly Archives: March 2011

In Life, “You Have to Find Your Pond”

(Glassy lake mirrors new springtime vegetation all around. An idyllic scene from Magnolia Plantation, just outside Charleston, South Carolina. Photo by CKMellor) One suggestion I give to younger who ask: In life, align with those who share your core commitments, … Continue reading

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The Bad Job is Like a Bad Marriage

Got a rotten boss? You know…the one who keeps you up at night, fearing for your sanity. You stay at the job because you fear you have no choice. In that respect, you join domestic abuse victims everywhere who suffer … Continue reading

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“To True Irish, All of March is St. Patrick’s Day”

(To the right is a group of Irish stepdancers performing in line, dressed in embroidered outfits, with clog shoes…Courtesy of “To True Irish, All of March is St. Patrick‘s Day” As Colleen Kelly, I’m predominantly Irish, with one full … Continue reading

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