Memories of Momentary Magic: Takeaways from a Daytrip to the West Highlands of Scotland

Dolphins. Seals. Otters. Catching a glimpse of those was always on my wish list anytime I found myself near a loch (lake) or shore while in Scotland. That’s why my head, on auto-pilot, turned left to scan the sea as soon as I stepped out into the cool, salty air surrounding Mallaig. Disappointed, again, I …

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Part 1 of 2: Living the Lie: Role and fantasy in real life.

What is the cost of the inauthentic life?  Do we limit ourselves if all we ever are is a role? Recently I saw the movie Gone Girl.  In the opening and closing scenes of the movie  a blond head rests on a chest, looks up and you hear a male voice asking: "What are you …

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