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How It Should Go – June 29

This is the way a day should go. Or at least a little part of it. We gift wrap for free at my bookstore, and in this “added value” world, it’s a very popular perk. So I was touched when … Continue reading

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Generosity – Day 309

One of the things that I’ve tried to learn through this One Good Deed project is to keep my eyes open, and to that end, I’ve made it a self-imposed new rule to never pass someone by who has their … Continue reading

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The Coat Drive – Day 138

I’ve been trying to find the perfect winter coat. To give away, that is. An organization here in New York hosts an annual coat drive for the homeless every year, though I’m sure there’s something like it in everyone’s hometown: … Continue reading

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Count your blessings – Day 20

“I like your summer hat,” I said. “Why, thank you,” he beamed. I’d never spoken to this man before, though I’d seen him a hundred times over the last few years, and he always had a big-brimmed leather hat on, … Continue reading

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