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Nearly A Year Now

Ocoee Middle School

Orlando and Central Florida captured Oprah’s and Diane Sawyer’s attention the other day. Ocoee Middle School got National recognition for their music video, Gotta Keep Reading.  Using a Black Eyed Peas song, the lyrics were changed and so were the students.

Motivation is like a fire. Let’s keep it lit with our own passion for reading, and for doing good work.

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Second Spring

We All Have Addictions

Are We Trained For Them?
Are We Trained For Them?

We all have addictions.

“No we don’t”, is the echo we can hear from some of you.

“Yes we do”, is the echo we can hear from some others, including myself.

Is it hereditary?  Click here to read this article that suggests it is.

Pick your poison:

Approval, chocolate, work, sex, TV, food, Internet, exercise, reading, pessimism, optimism, Love, Faith, Hope, Money, shopping, volunteering, excuses, greed, jealously, alcohol, drugs, caffeine, pain, pleasure, video games, gambling, competition, failure, success, nicotine, etc.