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The Business Of Living Well

In this business of living and living well, we are often confronted and conflicted with the urgency of choice. Oops! I meant presented. For in the ideal world, or if “time were on our side” and the ducks were neatly lined up, then living well would be embraced without murmur and with alacrity. Ordinarily, our jaws would hit the floor, […]

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Shuffle The Deck

Reshuffling the Cabinet is like an escape ramp, albeit too small and without enough dampers to slow a runaway truck. Many folks are looking forward to a reshuffle, perhaps hoping that this considered act will be the beginning of regaining control. Consider for a moment our experience with reshuffling the deck or the players for a significant change in fortunes. […]

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Merry Christmas!

The Readers Bureau takes this opportunity to wish all its supporters a Merry Christmas! May this Christmas season bring you nothing but fond memories, happiness, and laughter. We thank you for your unwavering support and commitment throughout the year and look forward to continuing to provide you with superior service in the year ahead! Readers Bureau, Contributor Edited by Jesus Chan Do […]

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What Is Prophecy?

Prophecy’s basket of wares is examined for wear and tear. Signature pieces are unfurled, instantly framed to coordinate time and place, and shoppers, more than a little curious clutch their purse – it could be a blessing, it could be a curse- ask as if reciting a verse, “When shall this thing be?” Is it the purview of Prophecy to […]

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Is The PNP Suffering From Myopia?

If a fix is suggested for the PNP, the assumption is that one understands the problem that needs to be corrected, at least papered over so that the party can squeak by as the winner in a soon-to-be-called election. There then is the rub. The problem, whatever the problem is, requires not so much an inconvenient solution as a necessary […]

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Advising On Jail Break

Burdened with legacy injustices and specific instances of miscarriages of justice-that others don’t seem to suffer a friend wrongly convicted of a heinous crime contemplates a prison break turns to you for advice. If as happened before innocence is jailed to appease fear or install it, to subdue rage or provoke it, or is randomly selected to be the face […]

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Drop Catches

We often explain failures by the impediments put in our way. If that erudite splash of wisdom and knowledge update leaves you educated as to why you are still in a dark hole, that piss ain’t no rain. It is foolishness. The essence of where we are or have been is not to lament obstacles but rather to become intuitive […]

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The Gospel Of “Us Against Them”

The gospel of “Us Against them” in which our enemies become our footstools- with God’s help- is an intriguing mindset. It begs the question, “Who would you be without your enemies?” Have you noticed that “The hotter the battle the sweeter the victory” is our default and preferred battle cry? Sigh! Talk about answered prayers as we spill blood and […]

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The What Of A Thing

The recent articles opine on reality while pointing to the nature of reality as revealed by the patterns inherently embedded in its manifestations. ‘The what’ of a thing is important.  The why of it is more subtle, nuanced, and fundamental to more of the same, or enabling a turnaround. Shouting “Fire!” in a theater is reckless at best or mischief […]