Building Character

I Will Kill You…

WITH KINDNESS Man, last week was a really challenging week. I don’t know if there was a bulls-eye on my back or a kick me sign that I just can’t see but it seems like I was under attack.  THE ATTACKS Maybe I said something to that person that offended them. I must have stolen food from their baby’s […]

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Finish What You Started

    This past Saturday I had the pleasure of seeing hundreds of people walk across a stage because they earned a college degree: Associates, Bachelors, and, yes, Masters degrees. As a random participant, totally disconnected from the graduating body personally, I was still moved beyond measure. I could see the wave of emotions so clearly […]

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Hidden in a Book

Depending on who you are, and what station of life you’re in, there are a lot of things you can do with a book. Think about some of the memorable crimes involving books. I’ve read about a girlfriend stashing heroin in a book to sneak into prison. I’ve read about a knife found in the book […]

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Name

What’s in a name? If all I had to describe me was Frank Jennings, I wonder what type of responses it would invoke with my love ones, peers, friends, and enemies. I bet every different person I ask I would get a completly different response. For example, my mother, father and sister would have a […]

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Do you trust me?

In America, we used to have something known as the honor system. If someone gave you their word, they would do just what they said they would do. Boy have times changed. If a certain family member of mine told me they would be there in 10 minutes, you were lucky to see them within […]

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