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The Power of Showing Up

The lawyer loves to run. Michalis Kalomiris makes his living as an attorney in Athens, Greece, but when he is not in the office, he sweats. He is not a sprinter, but he can run for a long time. He … Continue reading

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Thx God 4 My Body

Bodies are undependable, and today I have learned to be doubly thankful for mine. At lunch today an 80-something friend told me how his prayers focus on thanksgiving because he has so much to be thankful for. He is grateful … Continue reading

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Invisible Jeremy Lin

Have you ever felt invisible? Jeremy Lin understands. Today Lin is an NBA celebrity. Two weeks ago he was an unknown benchwarmer sleeping on his brother’s couch. He wondered if he was about to be fired for the third time … Continue reading

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What Do I Smell Like?

Last Monday I ran the 10k course for my upcoming race in Ojai. It was my first time around the 6.2-mile loop. Halfway along I was out of juice and beginning a long incline. I had given up looking at … Continue reading

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