Monthly Archives: October 2014

Carpool to Carpool

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Carpal-tunnel (like arthritis or something)
Carpet-bagger (some history term; city nomads)
Carpenter (Jesus and his father Joseph were carpenters)
Magic Carpet Ride (Aladdin and Steppenwolfe)
Carpe (a fish, right?)
Carpe Diem
Seize the Day
Search and Seizure
One time a kid had a seizure when I was working as a lifeguard at the pool

❤ Bookending Master, Kath


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Are your ears hearing someone’s screaming?

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The world is SCREAMING! for help—and we have the power to help—but are we listening?”
-Seth Adam Smith (blogger, suicide survivor, and author of “Marriage Isn’t For You”)

He that hath ears to hear, let him hear.”
-Jesus Christ (Matthew 11:15 in the New Testament in the Bible)

Who’s screaming for your help?


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The best is yet to be? I’ll just have to wait and see.

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Looking at old pictures often makes me sad.

It reminds me of the beauty and friends I once had.

I was happy and pretty and having a blast.

But I’ve learned that most good things in life never last.

I don’t want to get bitter or cynical or jaded.

But the truth is that some of my brightness has faded.

And now the future’s ambiguous, and the path is unclear.

The waters are choppy, not sure where to steer.

We’ve all heard the catchphrase, “The Best is Yet to Be!”

But when it comes to me…..guess we’ll have to wait and see.


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Workplace (In)Competence

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In a work environment, is repeatedly asking questions a sign that you are seeking self-improvement through constructive feedback, or does it instead make you look incompetent and unconfident?

Whatcha’ll think?



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“There exists a great need for men and women to cultivate respect for one another.”

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“There is, hidden or flaunted, a sword between the sexes ’til an entire marriage reconciles them.”
-CS Lewis

“There exists a great need for men and women to cultivate respect for one another.”
-W. Craig Zwick (member of the Quorum of the 70 of TCOJCOLDS)

“[N]either is the man without the woman, neither the woman without the man, in the Lord.”
-1st Corinthians 11:11 (in the New Testament in the Bible)

❤ ❤ ❤ ❤ ❤ ❤ ❤ ❤ ❤ ❤ ❤ ❤ ❤ ❤ ❤ ❤ ❤

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Playing on a Word: Dream


Dream your dreams, but don’t pretend…”
-John Mayer

“I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.”
-Martin Luther King Jr. (duh)

“Got my dreams, got my life, got my love.”
-Natasha Bedingfield (love her!)

“Between the dreams of night and day, there is not so great a difference.”
-Carl Jung (I studied him for my Capstone class at BYU!)



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Playing on a word: Tongue

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“We believe in the gift of tongues, prophecy, revelation, visions, healing, interpretation of tongues, and so forth.”
-Joseph Smith Jr. (Article of Faith #7)

“One pair of candy lips and your bubble gum tongue.”
-John Mayer (back when he was a heartthrob)

“[A]fter ye had received the Holy Ghost ye could speak with the tongue of angels”
-2nd Nephi 32:2 (in the Book of Mormon)

“My tongue will tell the anger of my heart, or my heart, concealing it, will break.”
-Katherine in Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew”

“I have spoke with the tongue of angels, I have held the hand of the devil.”
-U2 “Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For”


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