Short Notes – 6.11.13

All Men Are Created Equal

This week’s Tuesday 10 feature is Linda Lane Soper

Sometimes Life’s Playlist is sad

Hard to believe it has been a year

Words to Live By

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Tuesday 10 ~ Linda Lane Soper

TuesdayThis weeks my Tuesday 10 respondent is Linda Lane Soper.

Linda and I met 8 years ago when we were working for the same company.  We worked well together, even if the work environment we were under didn’t work well for either of us.

Since leaving her position, Linda has gone on to do amazing work with her own firm, Linda Lane PR and Marketing.

I am grateful to Linda for her participation and hope you will enjoy getting to know her in this week’s Tuesday 10!

1)Excluding family members, who inspires you?

My children

2)What is your guilty pleasure?


3)If you were to write a book, who is one person you would want to list in the acknowledgements and what would you say?

To my parents who have always been there
4)What is your favorite sandwich?

Grilled cheese with sliced tomato
5)What is the best professional advice you ever received?

You can’t have it all but it shouldn’t give up trying
6)As a child, what was your favorite bedtime story?384554_10150674055655278_429706178_n

The Velveteen Rabbit and the Chronicles of Narnia (The Lion, The Witch, & The Wardrobe series)
7)Who is the first Presidential candidate you ever voted for?

Michael Dukakis
8)What is the one career achievement you are most proud of?

Starting my own company and sticking with it through a very difficult economy
9)If you could spend the day with any fictional character, who would you choose and why?

Jake Gatsby…I would love to spend a day with a man who lived on the edge and in opulence during the Roaring 20’s
10)What is the best meal you ever ate?

Any meal when I am surrounded by my family

Denali Botolino ~ One Year

Denali Botolino passed away a year ago today.

It has been a tough year for his family and friends.

I wrote an essay about this remarkable young boy last year when he passed, with respect I post it again today.

Denali Botolino


Life’s Playlist…. Gone too Soon by Michael Jackson


Life’s Playlist…. Gone too Soon by Michael Jackson

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