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All Posts Dated September, 2016

Letting them down easy isn’t letting them down at all

The definition of tenacity is the state of holding on to an idea or a thing very strongly per http://yourdicftionary.com.  Often in our society, we value this trait as in when an athlete finishes a race or game after they have been injured.  However, it’s not always a positive thing, like when it makes someone else…

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…and another thing!

I’m sure you’ve had it happen to you, but if not, you’ve seen it happen with someone else. You and a member of the opposite sex get into an argument; the male in the argument gets angry, blows up and storms out.  He comes back a short time later, calmer and maybe ready to come…

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re-start

I love September.  It always feels like a time of renewal to me; more so than New Year’s Day.  I know that may seem odd, since fall is just around the corner, but it’s the start of a new school year and football season and with summer coming to an end, it seems like a…

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“but, you don’t look like a karate instructor…”

I get this a lot.  When someone asks me what I “do” and I answer truthfully with “I teach martial arts”, I get this look and the comment, “but you don’t look like a karate instructor”.  It makes me laugh every time.  What is a martial arts instructor supposed to look like?  Like Mr. Miyagi…

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