Category Archives: Moving On

Reflections of My Days at the Ad Agency

Reflections of My Days at the Ad Agency By Richard Mabey Jr. From my mid to late forties, I worked at a major advertising agency in their editorial department. I worked my way up from being a Proofreader to being … Continue reading

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My Crazy, Hair Brain Scheme To Be Fonzie

Yours truly, standing beside his brand new scooter, about four years ago. My Crazy, Hair Brain Scheme To Be Fonzie By Richard Mabey Jr. About four years ago, I got this crazy idea to buy a motorcycle. Well, I settled … Continue reading

Posted in 2012, Advice to the younger set, Believe in yourself!, Central Florida, Destiny, Divine Protection, Finding Your Purpose in Life, Gate Guard, Gated Community, Humility, Life's Dreams, Memory, Moving On, Richard's Scooter, Richie Cunningham, Spiritual Lesson, Wisdom | 2 Comments

This One’s For You, Dad!

From the autumn of 1970, Dad and I taking a break along the Appalachian Trail with my fellow scouts of the great and wonderful Boy Scout Troop 170. This One’s For You, Dad! By Dr. Richard Mabey Jr. My father … Continue reading

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My First Editorial

My first editorial for my college newspaper, Youngtown Edition, was written to encourage students to visit residents in nursing homes. My First Editorial By Richard Mabey Jr. Why is it that we remember the things that we do? What makes … Continue reading

Posted in 1972, Be Strong!, Believe in yourself!, County College of Morris, Determination, Eastside High School, Encouragement, Faith, Finding Your Purpose in Life, Healing, Humility, Life's Dreams, Memory, Moving On, Penny, Romance, Spiritual Lesson, Wisdom, Youngtown Edition | 2 Comments

To Honor World War II Veterans

For myself, getting my tribute for the World War II veterans on the front page, was a big deal. I was to learn that some of the people of my old hometown did not really appreciate the tribute at all. … Continue reading

Posted in 2004, Be Strong!, Believe in yourself!, Dad, Determination, Encouragement, Faith, Finding Your Purpose in Life, Healing, Humility, Life and Leisure, Life's Dreams, Memory, Modern Life, Moving On, Newspapers, Old Beavertown, Second World War, Small Town America, Stand Tall, The Old Grocery Store, Wisdom | 2 Comments

When It’s Time To Move On

From my desk, in my home in Central Florida, I have written well over a thousand articles. When It’s Time To Move On By Richard Mabey Jr. You know it in your heart. It will quietly speak to you in … Continue reading

Posted in Be Strong!, Believe in yourself!, Determination, Dreams, Encouragement, Faith, Finding Your Purpose in Life, Giving, Kindness, Leadership, Life's Dreams, Memory, Moving On, Never give up!, Small Town Weekly Newspaper, Spiritual Lesson, Stand Tall, Wisdom, Workers' Rights | 2 Comments

Homesick For My Little Office

When all the dust is settled, more and more, I feel a certain homesick feeling. Homesick For My Little Office By Richard Mabey Jr. Long before dear old Rod Stewart’s raspy voice sang to us about his old love, Maggie … Continue reading

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