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I Lied. It’s Really All About Me

My birthday is coming up. As expected, I get the “What do you want for your birthday?” query. Amazingly, people are aghast when I tell them, “Nothing”. Well, I don’t need anything. I’ve got a home, a wonderful family, and … Continue reading

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Birthday Party Redux

This past weekend I had another birthday party for my son. Why? Well, when I was planning for the big day I wanted to invite absolutely everyone. After all, a first birthday is a huge event. When I looked at … Continue reading

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You Say It’s Your Birthday

Back in Grade 11, my teacher Mr. Vertolli told us that we should always use unlined paper to do math problems. “Lined paper forces you to think in straight lines. Use blank paper so that you think in circles.” Well, … Continue reading

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