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inside, the soft

This poem comes by roundabout route: I was considering how many people I know who have achieved something at a world-class level—now it’s really hard to explain: you’ll just have to read the poem. (#1030) Continue reading

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paper

The messy mind of the writer, (#915) Continue reading

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the rest

anecdote: On the way to work one morning, I noted these optimistic words on the sign in front of a fried chicken place: “Today is the first day of the rest of your life.” On the way home, I watched … Continue reading

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