Living Up To My Potential

I developed the reputation of never quite working up to my potential. (Alcoholics Anonymous, 4th edition, page 502) “Potential.” Winston Churchillthought not strength, not intelligence,but continuous effort was the “potential”unlocking key. Helen Keller dismissedbeing only one, looked not at inabilityto do everything, […]

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Lost Legs

We are like men who have lost their legs; they never grow new ones. (Alcoholics Anonymous, page 30.) Acceptance. Giving upthose oughta, coulda, shouldas.I’ll never have the long fingersthat would have made it easierto play “Smile” when Daddyled singing at […]

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