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Report Card 2012

Before last night’s Urban Zen photo post, it has been a while since I checked in on The Accidental Optimist. And so the end of 2012 is here and it’s time to take inventory on the goals I set for … Continue reading

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Breaking the Friends and Food Cycle

Have you ever noticed how many of our social connections are nurtured over food and alcohol? Maybe it’s just me but I’ve been keenly aware of saying and hearing things like, “Let’s grab a drink and catch up,” or “Want … Continue reading

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From Zero to Twelve

In 2010, I made a resolution that I would have No New Years Resolution.  I followed that rule again in 2011 with a simple theme of making the year “all about fun.”  While I did have lots of fun in the … Continue reading

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Photographic Review of 2011

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KC was a Masterpiece

Two weeks ago I traveled to Kansas City for work.  Every day, when the whistle blew at 5 o’clock, I explored the city restaurant by restaurant.  I was only there for four days, so I could only explore as much. … Continue reading

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#18: The US States Progress

In setting goals, I’ve found that it helps to take an assessment every so often of what has been accomplished to date.  And so–as part of today’s reflections– I decided it was time to take a peak at the bucket … Continue reading

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The Gang at Penang

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Yay for snail mail!

Let’s hope that the Postal Oath can be amended to read, “Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat, [nor the advent of social media,] nor gloom of night stays these courageous couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds”

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Friends at Dusk

Wuggs and I had a picnic at Revere Beach tonight and saw this group of kids hanging out on the wall. This was a backdrop for nostalgia and–for a moment– I felt like Kevin, from The Wonder Years. …To be … Continue reading

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Meet The Groundlings

But the play is the thing! Gathering early to watch The Commonwealth Shakespeare Company perform Othello on the Boston Common.

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