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A wise phrase from Yoda is my motivation to dust off these keys and blog…

“Do. Or Do Not. There is no try.” The most memorable quote from Yoda illuminating his undeniable wisdom as he tries to bestow on Skywalker, the restless, young Jedi in training. This universal truth and most popular of Yoda phrases has … Continue reading

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“You see, techn…

“You see, technically, chemistry is the study of matter, but I prefer to see it as the study of change: Electrons change their energy levels. Molecules change their bonds. Elements combine and change into compounds. But that’s all of life, … Continue reading

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Will stilettos no longer stalk me on the web?

I must admit that I am not always the most diligent with privacy settings on my browser. I do try and block as many tracking devices as possible, but I occasionally get stalked by my shopping habit. As I peruse … Continue reading

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“A New Hope” with future Star Wars films

As a devout Star Wars fan and believer in the ways of the force, I am hopeful that the new Star Wars films, acquired by Disney will bring back the magic and mystery of the original trilogy and its characters … Continue reading

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You Know You’re a Military Spouse When…

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Military life is a funny thing. Nothing ever seems to stay the same, but somehow, we embrace change as our “normal.” Finding civilian friends who understand your “normal” is another funny, yet rare thing –…

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The “GYPSY” in me adorned with unicorn and rainbows?

A recent blog “Why Generation Y Yuppies Are Unhappy” defines Gen Y Yuppies as “Gen Y Protagonists & Special Yuppies, or GYPSYs. A GYPSY is a unique brand of yuppie, one who thinks they are the main character of a very … Continue reading

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Can Fractals Explain the Social Media Phenomenon?

I was inspired by a blog “All the World’s A Stage”, in which the author, Ellen Waldren, describes social media as “an almost limitless, bottomless pit of information, the more I read the more there is to read.  Rather like … Continue reading

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“Shall I compare thee [social media] to a summer’s day…”

I begin this blog with a marriage of social media and sonnets, or maybe I should give it the status of “it’s complicated”, that would be more appropriate. I chose my blog title as “Social Sonnets” because I wanted to … Continue reading

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