Fenway Park
More than a visit to Fenway Park
Warm red sunlight washed through a gap in concrete that widened as I mounted Fenway

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Cooking Onions
Onions
The house on Pine Brook Curve Knife snaps against cutting board. Birds chirp on the

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mental health
Mental Health and the Military
A machismo environment This is a little late, I saw Sunday June 11 and mistakenly

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Creating Your Own Happiness
Creating Your Own Happiness
Lifestyle Priorities Amidst work, relationships with friends and family, bills, and other responsibilities that pile up

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Brothers
Oh Brothers Where Art Thee
The day after seeing Josh, while sitting at home alone in my apartment, I couldn't understand why I wasn't more

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#blessed
All these years later, her words and assurance stay with me: God is still bigger; than hate, which drove a

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Dear Mr. Castillo
In the same way, this inmate had a choice about how to respond to his present circumstances. And he chose

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While on the mountaintop
In the midst of all this jubilation, I'm reminded of a verse my father has told me many, many times:

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The Crux
Infinite possibilities are borne on the wings of time as it ticks past. Unmade decisions; unrealized choices; unsaid words; they

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What Makes Us Human
Recognizing that humans understand moral concepts is important in understanding what makes us human. Because we can know when we

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New York: Yoga in Times Square
I pulled out my umbrella and it was immediately flipped inside out. So we hurried back to the Port Authority,

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Balancing Point: Juggling the Chaos of Life
"I struggle with balance. No, I don't mean the keeping-myself-upright kind of balance (although I will be the first to

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