On Being Famous or Great

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Most often these two themes do not correlate. For a while I have been wanting to note on this; the recent death of Michael Jackson sealed the deal. We rarely note significant authors or architects or politicians that Do make the world a better place. And ironically there will rarely to never be mention of some of the greatest minds, mentors or mothers walking the planet. To our own discredit, we have reached a point in society where we elevate numbers of people least deserving; they become famous mearly by name or one special circumstance, i.e Paris Hilton or the couple Jon and Kate or Perez Hilton. What sets Paris’s character apart? Are these child-bearers really great parents? Why is … Read More

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Four Feast and One Foodie

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In a compulsive desire to absorb as much as I can, I always stack my reading: magazines and books of varying degree and topic. Its easier to read a narrative and a non-fiction simultaneously as the themes never seem to over-lap. This past month proved a different fate. I found myself engrossed with one omnivore frenchman, a conscientious omnivore, a “frenchie” baker, and an alternative baker. The fast and delightful read was David Lebovitz’s “The Sweet Life in Paris”. I have taken his item-specific classes when he passed through Dallas on occasion, (i.e chocolate series and icecream making) so i was excited to get ahold of a more personal scoop on the man. He is very whimsical with ideas and … Read More

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The Debut Discourse

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And a partial disclaimer… You may have been led here by the dessert’s site, but this is more the personal venue where i shall hope to incite “food for thought” along with providing my own insight. I will cover everything that i think has a real objective or purpose. I am a very transparent person, as you shall come to know; and I am very observant of my surroundings. These two bode well for reflection. Whether Im writing for my readers or writing for my mirror image, I am only trying to seek clarity of thought or the logic behind human behavior. That being said, I would rather have this poignancy than your agreement. Sometimes it is better to “agree … Read More

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