We give a tacit acknowledgement to our collective fear of heights – when we neglect to climb the scaffolding that is the hypocrisy that hoists our heroes on pedestals that they are unworthy of.

We are heroic – not because of our foibles.

But, instead.

It is what we do – in spite of our acknowledgment of their influence.

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Writer, poet, possessor of 2 cents, blogger, recovering corporate animal and eternal student of life, who harbors a firm belief in his Grandmother's mantra that: "People need to get off of their rump and do something". All while keeping in mind that a cheering section will only get in the way.

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