Monthly Archives August 2016

White Boy Named Leroy

Grandpa had a great job. Worked and retired for the same Company after 55 years.

His sons were tough. Charles, Harry Junior, Melvin, and Leroy. One daughter, Judy.

To my moms mother, Grandma. To her, Matilda, I was always Willy.

They are all gone now. My mom and dad and Judy still lives, perhaps Charlie, but all the others, passed on.

And so it goes, those before these people I do not kn...

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How to become financially independent, 7 simple steps.

1. Save at least 10% of all your earnings.
Laugh not at what I say because of its simplicity, “Truth is always simple.”

2. Control your expenditures.
The simple truth about men and the sons of men is this: That what each of us calls our necessary expenses’ will always grow to equal our incomes unless we protest to the contrary...

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