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I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing

I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing – The New Seekers “KISS, keep it simple stupid.” says my business systems teacher in high school. It’s near the end of the nineteen

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Don’t Go Breakn’ My Heart

Don’t Go Breakn’ My Heart – Elton John & Kiki Dee ( perhaps one of the worst songs to come out of the seventies) “But what will the other kids say?” I ask my Dad after

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Time After Time

Time After Time – Cover by Eva Cassidy (great interpretation) “There are starving kids in China that would be thrilled to have the dinner that you refuse to eat!” my Mom states in

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How Deep Is Your Love?

How Deep Is Your Love – The Bee Gees https://youtu.be/XpqqjU7u5Yc “Every superhero has an origin story” Fletcher tells the group of rag tag real estate agents that

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We Are The Champions

 I Know The Importance Of A TribeWe Are The Champions – Queen “You can do it!” some one shouts from the curb down Main Street in the Magic Kingdom. It’s early two thousand

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All Those Years Ago – George Harrision

“I Adhere to My Own Set of Rules”All Those Years Ago – George Harrison “Because I say so!” yells my Mom. It’s nineteen sixty something, although it could be anytime

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Do You Believe In Magic

It’s nineteen sixty-something and the kids in our neighborhood are having a deep philosophical debate. “He does too!” “He does not!” “You’re a dummy head!”

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I Know To Use Models

Vogue – Madonna “Can you grab the go-by?” Dad asks me as we are troubleshooting a piece of medical equipment. It’s nineteen ninety-something and I am taking readings on the

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No Srubs – TLC

In the Being vs Becoming journey, I find my list of shit is also becoming something different than when I started. Those of you that have read my stories may or may not recall that I have “Daddy

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A Hard Day’s Night – The Beatles

It’s nineteen sixty-something and it’s time for recess at Barney’s Academy. I’m in the first grade. As I struggle to get on the monkey bars, hefting my plump frame to the first

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Don’t Stop – Fleetwood Mac

It’s nineteen-seventy something and my friends and I are building a treehouse in a wooded part of Maitland. “This is going to be the best treehouse ever!” we all agree as we find

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I Practice One To Many

I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing – The Seekers It’s nineteen seventy something and I am holed up in my bedroom listening to my new Lynyrd Skynyrd Album on my stereo.  The

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Hard Days Night – The Beatles

It was nineteen eighty-something and it is our first assignment in Operations Management at MBA school. There are not too many students in this class. Most of them take finance or marketing. I

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Revolution – The Beatles

It was nineteen seventy-something and the first-semester report card was sent home to my parents along with a note from the teacher. I was a solid C student most of my elementary education and I was

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