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The Mitchell Mystique

Alfred Korzybski, a little known scientist, claimed, “the map is not the territory.” He was and is right. We, the Mitchells, bonded over our aversion to self-identifying as “Mitchells.” Not because we were not proud; we were and are. Mostly … Continue reading

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Sinecure

I learned the word “sinecure” this semester.  Sinecure: a position requiring little or no work but giving the holder status or financial benefit. Now entering the second half of our Mitchell experience, I’m programmed to start looking for what’s next. … Continue reading

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Groundhog’s Day

I was told Ireland was going to be damp like a doormat at the foot of Europe’s entrance. While I’ll probably be cursed by those Mitchells whose rain jackets were their wardrobe, I have had more sun than not. Alas, … Continue reading

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