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September 22nd, 2011 - Waiting

It's incredible how impatient we humans are compared to other living creatures. Wait too long at a green light and horns are honked. Slight delay in getting your food and the restaurant gets a negative review. But this spider is willing to wait as long as it takes — steadily and quietly — until food shows up. I envy its patience.…

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Commitment is Like Watching Grass Grow

A few months ago I started taking a leadership course. Inside that course I took on a project, "You're Not Alone!" to build an online community for people with fibromyalgia. Fibromyalgia is characterized by muscle, joint, or bone pain, fatigue, and a wide range of other symptoms. My wife has suffered from it for a few years. I have watched her struggle; unable to help her other than saying a few words of encouragement. The inspiration for my project is…

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