Author Archives: The Rural Iowegian

About The Rural Iowegian

I am the Rural Iowegian of www.ruraliowegian.wordpress.com a published author and an award winning photographer. I use this space to speak my mind. God Bless.

Thought for Today (5/24/2018)

For the past year, I worked for the government at a VA Medical Center.  The department I worked in has quite a few people enrolled in the Family and Medical Leave Act program.  Of the people I saw on FMLA, … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (5/23/2018)

Give 100% at work and when you leave, those who also gave 100% will be sorry to see you leave while those who try to slide by will be happy because there is one less person to make them look … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (5/22/2018)

“It doesn’t matter if he slept with different women; I don’t care if he slept with a chicken! If he’s got a foreign policy and an economic plan, great!” If this were said today, about today’s president, the left would … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (5/21/2018)

I often hear people try and rationalize why they do the things they do by hiding behind an external locus of control.  You know what I am talking about, they are the people you hear saying: “I dropped out of … Continue reading

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Question for Today (5/20/2018)

SCENERIO:  You have some friends, who have been in your life since childhood.  You used to date one of them, a very long time ago.  Years pass by and you marry another friend from your childhood.  Several years after that, … Continue reading

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Another Thought for Today (5/19/18)

When you raise your children with the belief that: They are entitled to whatever they want; They don’t have to earn their way through life; If they don’t have everything their friends have they are abused; and Morals are not … Continue reading

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Thought for Today (5/19/18)

How can it be that there are people that you feel like you have known a lifetime the day you meet them, yet there are those you have known your lifetime that you feel like you have just met?

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