Monthly Archives: March 2014

Life in General


Just lately, I’ve been doing a lot about thinking about life and the future, not that I have any special insight on the future, but several people who I either know personally, or know through my interaction with lots of … Continue reading

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George Donaldson


On Wednesday, the world lost a wonderful man. More important, Carolyn lost a beloved husband and Sarah a much loved father. It was wise, perhaps, that the news didn’t get out until today because it gave the family time to … Continue reading

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A Letter in the Austin American-Statesman 3/11/14


The following letter appeared in the Austin, TX American-Statesman newspaper on March 11, 2014. I did not write one single word in this letter, but I felt like it should get better coverage than just appearing in the local newspaper. … Continue reading

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