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G.F. Smith

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First and foremost, I have a fantastic family: a wonderful wife of 30+ years who cares beyond measure (she’s a Director of a not-for-profit corporation in charge of a large staff overseeing Supported Living Programs for people with disabilities). We have four remarkable and talented grown children, and several awesome grand children (up to five now), which are all a huge part of our lives.

I think of myself as being artistic, at least I endeavor to be—of course that’s why writing is so very important to me. I’m technologically privy; I know my way around computers and computer controlled equipment, and I understand physics, engineering, and mechanics pretty well. And, I’m handy around the house, having been in the building ind
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By G. F. Smith

Gist
/ jist /

noun:gist; plural noun:gists

1. the substance or
essence of a speech or text:

"…she noted the gist
of each message"

Synonyms: essence,substance,central theme,heart of the matter,nub,kernel,
marrow,meat,burden,crux

2. from Law:













…the real point of an action

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I enjoyed this book. It took me some time to read it, though not in any way because it was a bad book. It took time due to my personal life and involvement with other things
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“We're all going to die, all of us, what a circus! That alone should make us love each other but it doesn't. We are terrorized and flattened by trivialities, we are eaten up by nothing.”
Charles Bukowski

“Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.”
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“Imagination is more imortant than Knowledge”
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“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”
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