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Mom turns 85 this week. Mom is recovering well from the mild stroke she had back in early December. I’m flying out Tuesday to visit mom to celebrate her birthday this week. 461 mots de plus

Fearsome Thoughts

I'm Free

This is actually a song that looks boring at first glance, but it is my  « declaration of independence » song. I wrote this in a time of brokenness last March. 183 mots de plus


Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.  And unselfishness is letting other people’s lives alone, not interfering with them.

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Full speech by President Donald Tusk on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the International Recognition of the Republic of Croatia

ZAGREB – I spent the summer of last year in Opatija. Together with my whole family, we visited the areas surrounding Rijeka, we went to Rovinj, to Rab and Krk islands, and it is with joy that I realised that the fascination with Croatia, with its landscapes, culture and history, is handed down in my family from generation to generation. 515 mots de plus


Just keep swimming

After 6 months of not being able to walk up or down stairs normally, of not being able to put all of my (considerable) weight on my left leg, of having to take a back pack instead of my hard-earned handbag and always, always remembering to have my crutches with me, I’m still revelling in the novelty of being able to do all of the above without crutches or have the behemoth boot in tow. 571 mots de plus

Out Of The Ordinary

Freedom: Not All It's Cracked Up to Be

I recently ventured out on my own and am renting my very own grown-up apartment. With this venture into fierce independant living, I have discovered the meaning behind what the late George Michael so eloquently sang about, “freedom”. 187 mots de plus


The irresistible march of the Kabyle people towards their independence

The irresistible march of the Kabyle people towards their independence – Unless a strong intervention of the NATO and its armed arm the international Islamism, we can already bury the French creation Algeria. 306 mots de plus