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I Need

12.11.2017 by Mark Forman

I don't know why I have an affinity for the Michelin Man. I'm not French although I'm told I do have French in my DNA, I don't recall ever owning any of their tires? The only abstract reason I can think of is when I was in NY going through winter wearing early down parka […]


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Holiday in the Sun

11.27.2017 by Mark Forman

Just got through first big holiday of the double whammy holiday season that has been my life for the last 30 years. Today is actually my 30th year anniversary of living in Taiwan. Not a big holiday fan do to the synthetic nature of holidays topped off by their usually being co-opted by commerce to […]


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And Where Do We Go From Here?

11.03.2017 by Mark Forman

I love how song lyrics get trapped in your head like detritus in the drain of your sink. You can hear it, it is very visceral but still a little ephemeral as you try to focus on it and remember from which song. Bingo-this one is David Essex's Rock On. I feel compelled to leave […]


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Discovery Trumps Routine

10.05.2017 by Mark Forman

I don't usually talk about the images letting them speak for themselves. In this case that is still mostly accurate other than I am mentioning how I went to this area in town because my wife wanted to see the concert hall immediately behind me (no you can't see it because like I said it's […]


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Stay in Your Lane/Bust Out of Your Lane

09.28.2017 by Mark Forman

Lately I've become more and more captivated by MMA (Mixed Martial Arts). As much as I used to enjoy boxing I got bored with it after a while. MMA is so intense and their events range between 3 five minute rounds or 5 five minute rounds for championship events. The key thing that I get […]


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