paul skidmore andparabolos

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091231a

“Africa is hungering and thirsting, weeping and mourning. Jesus says they are blessed. So they receive the message of Christ…. In the West, we are fat and full, and we have everything a people could

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091209

pomodoro going well today. getting a lot of reading done. some books i have are to shape my long-term goals, some is purely out of curiosity, some are for entertainment (read: enlightenment), some for education

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Thanksgiving

enjoyed Thanksgiving with the family in murfreesboro this year. wasn’t anything that wasn’t delicious. now ready to go to the farm to make plans for Dave’s visit with parabolos. thank You, God, for all things—

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091124

tried pomodoro yesterday in a staff setting. completely different dynamic, which in turn of course presents an entirely new set of issues. several times, questions interrupted my session in the morning, but i felt they

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091122b

liking the pomodoro technique so far. can see that i’ll still have trouble deciding which line item to do next. also i’ve noticed that i don’t have too many problems focusing on one thing for

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091122a

just finished a few pomodoro items and can see it being very beneficial as far as getting things done. i still need to prioritize, however, perhaps by combing with Stephen Covey’s urgent/important matrix. will work

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pomodoro technique

i (sort of) started using pomodoro technique today.  i can see that it will be influential, but I’m obviously not very good at it yet. first things first, i need to make a list of the

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