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Do Something

Last year I heard the best quote come out of a friend.  There was a group of us were filling up concrete anchors for a water ski course and the oldest guy in the group is moving faster than everybody else to get them done. His push to finish the work was such a sight that the rest of us paused for a second to watch him hustling. He of course notices our lack of movement, spins around completely and says “Do something, even if it’s wrong” While his inspirational statement came from a long lost trait called “work ethic”,…

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Summer in Upstate New York

Summer comes quietly to New York, then explodes and spreads like wildfire. We burst barefoot from our homes when the mercury hits 60 degrees. The clocks were set ahead months before by a solitary hour, and yet, as if by magic, the days expand, light flickering on the horizon well into the evening. Sunsets boast oversaturated, nearly impossible, hues.The usual day and night distinctions are handed over to invisible but boisterous insects—the crescendo swell of the locust drone to rule the hot days, and the melodic cricket chirp to rule the balmy nights. Finally warmed above freezing by an unrelenting…

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