The Butterfly Effect

No, not the amazingly riveting (sarcasm) movie starring Ashton Kutcher, and no, not even the scientific definition of The Butterfly Effect within Chaos Theory. What I plan to talk about here are the astounding ways in which one action can unleash a chain of events in the context of ones life.

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Cassandra and Dirk

When people read my blog, they probably think I am just a cynical guy, maybe a little emo, probably a little angry, and that I am just overall sorta unhappy and miserable. People would probably find it hard to believe that I actually have a woman who loves me.

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Vonnegut on Style

Since high school, I always hated writing. Yet, oddly, it always came naturally to me. I communicate much better in text than I do in words. Writing this blog has turned my from hating writing, to loving it. Even when I know very few people read this, I get a certain satisfaction out of putting my thoughts down on “paper” in a place I know I will be able to look back on, and forever be able to evaluate my progress as a “writer”.

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Passion and Inspiration.

I have to say, the acceptance speech (text)/(video) last night by Barack Obama was one of the most passionate and inspiring speeches I have ever heard. I feel like I witnessed history. I felt the way I can only imagine people felt when they heard Martin Luther King Jr. speak. It actually inspired me to want to be a better person.

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