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INSIDE MY HEAD

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. 

Life’s dance

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What if we could rise up from where we are rooted, meet each other like a long lost harmony Dance as if we shared the same five senses as if our feet were planted on the same small planet Our veins running the same red blood ... We forget why.

19 October/Posted by aaronplaat

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30: What I’ve learned

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1. Talk with your family Your family is your role model for your other relationships. Your family relationships can be the source of love, pain, or differences - it is entirely what you make of them. Strong relationships don't happen without regular communication. Call home. 2. Get sh*t done Your.

29 September/Posted by aaronplaat

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20’s

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"Your 20's are for f*cking up and being able to write it all off as a learning lesson in your 30's" Steve gave me the above advice in one of our many brother-to-brother chats. I think about these words often, especially with my 30th birthday right around the corner. Looking.

27 September/Posted by aaronplaat

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Mr. Anderson

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I was deeply saddened to hear of the loss of a beloved family friend, Mr. Anderson. Ed was one of the most beautiful souls I was fortunate enough to have gotten to know as a child, teenager, and young adult. Ed and his Wife Christina were an active part of.

12 September/Posted by aaronplaat

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Honor and Roadkill

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“Honor thy mother and thy father and you shall live a long life” I grew up hearing this phrase as a child in a conservative christian family. At the time, it was accompanied by puppet tales of rabbits who died after not following this rule. If you didn’t honor your.

4 September/Posted by aaronplaat

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Words and wrenches

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"I never take on a restoration project without a donor vehicle. You never know when you're going to need an extra part because the original one was rusted, or missing." I was taking a stroll through a familiar place; a manufacturing plant, operated by one of my mentors in Columbus,.

28 August/Posted by aaronplaat

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Healing Hands Pt. 2

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My last blog was an introduction to the passion I've discovered for massage healing. It was really nice to jot down a few thoughts that I've wanted to share concerning the subject. Today's entry is an extension of what I wrote, after being on the receiving end of a massage.

28 July/Posted by aaronplaat

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Healing Hands

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It seems like only days ago that I encountered a woman that would change my life (for the better) at a magical place I like to call 'home'...Burning Man. Our camp had a few extra guests who needed a temporary place to camp. While chatting with the temporary visitors, we.

20 July/Posted by aaronplaat

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Miigle+

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Earlier this year, I took a journey to Tijuana, Mexico, to visit an orphanage operated by the Corazon De Vida Foundation. The trip was an incredible opportunity to spend time with the 93 children who lived at the orphanage, as well as get to know the donors and workers who.

12 July/Posted by aaronplaat

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Allbirds

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It's been a while since I've written a product review/suggestion. This is related to the ceasing of my old binge-purchase habits through Amazon. It's been a few years since I crossed the 350+ orders per year threshold. Nowadays, I look for products and services that solve immediate problems in my.

20 June/Posted by aaronplaat

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