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Where I come from. Part Three: My friend Newell or Stepping Out of Your Comfort Zone (1)

Posted 04-Apr-2015 at 11:11 PM (23:11) by BluePoppy (A Wild Patience)
Updated 08-Apr-2015 at 02:15 AM (02:15) by BluePoppy

In memoriam W. Newell Hendricks (1943-2015)

Where I come from has many aspects. Family, social and racial background, beliefs of all sorts, education, thoughts and books I have been exposed to, travel and last but not least the people I have met along the way. I have no particular order in which I write about those influences. I’d rather like to follow my daily
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Down among the dead men -- not just a board, never just a board

Posted 02-Mar-2010 at 04:37 AM (04:37) by Gurdur (Stranger In An Even Stranger Land)
Updated 24-Oct-2010 at 10:06 PM (22:06) by Gurdur

I am not very good with death. When I have to bear news of a death to someone, which has happened quite a few times, I tend to blurt it out. On the other hand, I am very good at avoiding death for myself and for anyone in my responsibility in any way. I learn, I take responsibility, I train, I act, I intervene wherever I halfway can. There are always limits to intervention, there are always limits to what you or I can do, and death is the final limit that will come for each of us, but we never know...
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