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Ben’s Story

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-_GzuYsswsE This story helped me completely change my perspective on life. I hope it does the same for you. ...
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Just Love

My story is a story of receiving unconditional love from my nursing students. With so much going against immigrants, I wanted to share this story ...
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I’m Not Perfect At My Job, But I Know My Presence Makes A Difference

I proudly landed my first school counseling job at a public school in Brooklyn. I had been warned by fellow counselors we can never be fully ...
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Searching for Happiness

Searching For Happiness is a New Short Movie co-directed and produced by G. Brian Benson and Nye Green. The film’s inspirational message shows ...
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With a Little Help from my Friend

On the day we had to say good-bye to our beloved cat Cooper, we wondered if our lovable, goofy and often clueless cat would be able to find his way ...
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Incident In A Country Restaurant

As an emergency judge, my duties carry me all over North Carolina. In l997, my wife, Carolyn, and I were traveling through Hertford County and ...
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My Russian Miracle

I am a frequent Interstate traveler. I was born in Ontario, Canada and thus all my family except husband and children live there. So three ...
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Reclaiming Goofball Island

Recently, I bumped into acquaintance at a road race while waiting for the results to be posted. We engaged in some small talk, which brought up ...
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When Tragedy Strikes

When tragedy strikes, it knocks you off your feet and sometimes paralyses you so that you will never rise again. It leaves you out of breath, numb ...
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80 Anthems, 80 Countries, 1 Family

https://youtu.be/cKjK1OYKZHw   10 year old Capri Everitt and her family will be travelling around the world to 80 countries where she ...
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The Most Shining Gift of All

A few years ago, I was offered a job by a very sweet and wonderful woman who has created her own successful business. Since I had worked with her ...
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“Making 40+ People Happy to Celebrate My 40th Birthday”

Alison Frazier Rook, my daughter, turned 40 on February 9th, 2016.  To celebrate her 40th birthday, she set a goal to gift 40 wheelchairs in 40 ...
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Sketi

Deep in the woods lived a herd of deer. One day they heard the apple tree calling to them. They held council about the matter, for out of the woods ...
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Fail to fail

Failure is a peculiar state of being. No one ever learns to succeed, they only learn not to fail—and this is done in a rather poor manner I might ...
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Besprecan

She’s sitting outside her hut, cross-legged on dried grasses and pine needles, when she hears the sound of hooves: clip clop clippity clop ...
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Tending the Soul

One Saturday morning I was listening to a gardening programme on BBC Radio 4, Gardeners Question Time. In it they talked about onion blight in an ...
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