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Book Review: Hidden Valley Road – Inside The Mind Of An American Family

By: Robert Kolker Quite a good book. The author does a great job telling the story of one family with a shocking history of mental illness while also weaving in the challenges of mental disease and the research to find a cure. The story depicts a young couple just after world war II, starting their… Continue reading Book Review: Hidden Valley Road – Inside The Mind Of An American Family

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The Loan Shark and Education

I'm not quite sure where to start with advice on education and precisely how to help pay for your child's education, but I will tell you my story. A few weeks back, I wrote about the financial issues related to borrowing money for school. https://beingkevin.com/2020/04/17/an-open-letter-to-the-congress-and-senate/ I think I have some excellent ideas. Given today's environment,… Continue reading The Loan Shark and Education

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Every Generation Has Challenges

Every generation has challenges. If you consider what the world lived through in the ’30s and ’40s due to WWII and the sacrifices we made, it was a tremendous commitment to a common cause. Not long after that war ended, we entered more conflict with the Korean war of the ’50s, the 60’s and 70’s… Continue reading Every Generation Has Challenges