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Don’t be a Sheep

No, no I’m not. As I state in my articles of faith, just because the herd is headed in one direction does not mean that I blindly need to follow it. I will set my own course based on what I believe is true and right for me. Blind conformity is a vice, not a […]

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Life is a Game

I treat life as a game. Here are the obstacles, there are the surprises, how well can I play my hand and position? I will do the best I can but remember that the score is calculated not on distance achieved or possessions obtained, but rather on style (in my case by how well I […]

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My Mantras

To focus and calm by mind, I use the following mantras: There is no past. There is no future. There is only “now”. I will not be concerned with that which I cannot change in the past, or that I cannot predict in the future. My only control is over this moment. I control my […]

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A Duty to Protect

One of my core life duties is my duty to protect, both myself and those I care for. As it relates to physical confrontations, this duty translates into my three rules for dealing with conflict. As the best outcome to a fight is to not have one in the first place, my first rule is […]

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