November 2011

Beauty

November 30, 2011
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An original poem by Nora Garriga. What is beauty? Is it a certain color of skin? Or is it defined by what one can afford to buy? To me beauty is… A flower’s first bloom as winter gives way to spring’s sunlight. The kaleidoscope of colors as the sun kisses the horizon goodnight. The shadows […]

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How Bad Do You Want It? Success Is A Choice!

November 27, 2011
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We all want to be successful in life. We all want to be fulfilled by our work, family, relationships, and social life. And for many of us, we want something else. We want to be great at some thing that we believe defines us. You may want to be a great skater, writer, dancer, lawyer, […]

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The Wanting

November 21, 2011
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An original poem by Nora Garriga. I forever wonder Blue Do you think of me? As I think of you? It’s so hard to share a glance With you Blue I do not want to face these feeling There is too much truth But here I am Red At the opposite end of the spectrum […]

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Cornel West, Harvard, and the Pursuit of Greatness

November 12, 2011
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A The Daily Garriga classic! The first and only time I ever met public sage and Princeton professor Cornel West was when he spoke at Harvard Law School with Tavis Smiley a few years ago. I happen to think that Dr. West is one of the most provocative and inspirational public figures who has ever lived. His […]

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Inspirational Stories: Mark Herzlich

November 5, 2011
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Mark Herzlich keeps on inspiring me! Mark is a 24 year old rookie linebacker on my favorite football team, the New York Giants. I’ve been rooting for Mark since he was first diagnosed with a rare form of bone cancer called Ewing’s sarcoma in 2009. At the time, Mark was a dominant linebacker for Boston […]

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Depression

November 1, 2011
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An original poem by Steven Garriga. Depression hurts Depression finds our flaws And forces us to eat them Depression follows us around And shouts at us Depression is an illness With no cure With no hope Depression kills Our sister, our brother, our sons, our daughters No one can hurt Depression Depression creeps up on […]

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