Please Note

There are still folks subscribing to this blog.

I thank you, but I stopped publishing here several months ago.

The same style, content and inimitable wit can now be found at Mitigating Chaos.

I look forward to you following there.

 

Thanks….Ray

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Please Note

There are still folks subscribing to this blog.

I thank you, but I stopped publishing here several months ago.

The same style, content and inimitable wit can now be found at Mitigating Chaos.

I look forward to you following there.

 

Thanks….Ray

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A Reminder

A reminder (to e-mail subscribers) that I have stopped posting new content on this blog.

Since doing so in August,  ASVU continues to get new subscribed followers and I wanted to point them in the direction of my new blog, Mitigating Chaos.

Thanks for dropping in but Mitigating Chaos is where it’s happening. Time to change the channel.

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Hope you join us there for the same content that you have enjoyed here.

 

Thanks…. Ray

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Change The Channel

A reminder that I have stopped posting new content on this blog.

Since doing so in August,  ASVU continues to get new subscribed followers and I wanted to point them in the direction of my new blog, Mitigating Chaos.

Thanks for dropping in but Mitigating Chaos is  where it’s happening. Time to change the channel.

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Hope you join us there for the same content that you have enjoyed here.

 

Thanks…. Ray

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A Gentle Reminder

A reminder that I have stopped posting new content on this blog.

Since doing so last month,  ASVU has had several dozen, new subscribed followers here and I wanted to point them in the direction of my new blog, Mitigating Chaos.

That’s where it’s happening.

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Hope you join us there for the same content that you have enjoyed here.

 

Thanks…. Ray

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Theo’s Story

“One day at a time” really does work, as long as you never give up. If you need some hope in your life, read this. Even if everything is going great in your life, read this story because someday, things may change and you will want to remember this story. Thanks, JoAnna.

Anything is Possible!

As September is “Recovery Month,” I’m sharing this story based on my interview with a man who has become a respected friend.

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Some of us remember it as “The Blizzard of ’89.” To Theo, it’s the night he almost froze to death.

Not technically a blizzard, the storm was an anomaly for the Carolina Coast, especially on Christmas Eve. He’d quit his job at Dupont to drink liquor and sell blood. He’d been arrested 66 times for child support. The money was supposed to be taken out of his check, but it’s hard to hold on to a job when you keep getting locked up.

On that Christmas Eve in 1989, he walked to the club on Orange Street and got hit in the head with a bottle by a man trying to rob him. Theo stumbled into the cold and headed toward Ann Street and the place he called…

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Time To Change Channels

  A reminder that I have stopped posting new content on this blog.

Since doing so last week, I have had close to a dozen, new followers here and wanted to point them in the direction of my new blog, Mitigating Chaos.

That’s where it’s happening.

 

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The logo over at the new place.

Hope you join us there for the same content that you have enjoyed here.

 

Thanks…. Ray

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