Monthly Archives: October 2013

It is so hard to say goodbye


When I started this journey, I didn’t know what to expect.  I didn’t expect to write over 100 post, have over 100 subscribers, and close to 500 followers.  I didn’t expect to be seen all over the world.  I didn’t expect to … Continue reading

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Patriotism vs Partisanism


Patriotism vs Partisanism When did we go from a country full of patriots and become a country of partisanism?  Our patriotism has been slowly eroding away by greed and power.  When we started out, we were a “country first” country.  … Continue reading

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Post # 100 ( :-) ), the Debt Ceiling


Post # 100 ( 🙂 ) While I was on Facebook, a discussion broke out on the debt ceiling.  I made this following response to a comment;  this makes no sense to me “Raise the debt ceiling–not to spend more–but … Continue reading

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Yans – Conquering the World


There is a new Other People’s Journey.  Please check it out! Yans – Conquering the World.

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Thank You


I just wanted to say thank you and that I am truly humbled.  When I started this blog, I would never have envisioned everything that would happen.  I truly thought it would be a complete failure.  Today I passed 100 followers.  … Continue reading

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Journey, Purpose and the meaning of life


  The fact that we our on a journey, suggest to me we are trying to get from one place in our life to another place in our life.  To me that suggest that we are trying to improve or … Continue reading

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The current state of American politics


Disclaimer:  I used to consider myself a Republican.  I do no longer want to affiliate myself with any party. I thought about starting this post sharing the first scene of the first season of “Newsroom”, a HBO Drama.  I will … Continue reading

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Your Journey


That is one of the reasons for this blog, so that you have a place where you can feel welcomed and share without being judged.  I am always looking for people to share their journeys here on this blog.  It … Continue reading

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Health update: insane in the membrane


In a week, it will be time fo my six-month check-up for my journey.  My original goal was 50 pounds when I started this journey.  I was doing so well, I decided to raise my goal to 65 but after … Continue reading

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My good friend Debbie!


I started at Parx Casino about three years ago.  I was brand new to the casino business.  The games I first learned were Pai-Gow Poker and Four Card Poker.  Which meant I spent the first eight months dealing almost exclusively Pai-Gow Poker.  That is … Continue reading

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