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When I was only ten, I learned how to type on a manual typewriter. A-S-D-F...J-K-L-;...since then, I’ve written over 2,000 blogs and enjoy sharing my words with others. 

As a writer, you see the world around you as a story waiting to be told. Every experience acts as an actor for this beautiful story we’re fortunate enough to call “life.” I hope you appreciate my writing as much as I’ve had, living the story. 

Sister Jane

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“It’s a beautiful day, Sister J.” “Every day is a beautiful day, Aaron.” This is a blog I hoped I wouldn’t have to write, but knew the day would someday come. Writing these words feels like a piece of my heart is being broken, because it is. Earlier this afternoon,.

28 April/Posted by aaronplaat

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The hug

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When was the last time you hugged your friends? I'm reminded of a question found in Opa's book; "have you hugged your grandparents lately?" he asked, at the start of one of the chapters. He went on to explain how much love and appreciation a single hug can have when.

24 April/Posted by aaronplaat

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siblings

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Happy International Siblings day! Apparently today is the day for siblings. While I think it's important to think of every body as your brother/sister, there's a special place in my heart for my immediate family. As I've gotten older, I've started to hear the inner critic on a lot more occasions than.

10 April/Posted by aaronplaat

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war

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Come in hot, boys. The enemy is all around. During this past weekend, I was witness to a sight I never thought I'd see in my lifetime; the aftermath of war, seen through post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Following Mark's wedding, I had the opportunity to sit and have a few.

6 April/Posted by aaronplaat

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