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the Rick Tastic
San Diego
perfect. every time.
Interests: Semicolons
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What is lust, but the want of a rose as it blooms out of reach. Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2017 at the Rick Tastic rhymes
I can't sleep. I toss. I turn. I wake up scared. Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2017 at the Rick Tastic rhymes
When my life has gone astray, and the world's awash in grey, the dark places in my mind are where I like to hide. Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2017 at the Rick Tastic rhymes
My heart, as strong as it might be, is all too fragile when it does not belong to me. Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2017 at the Rick Tastic rhymes
When it takes loss to realize what you had it was not yours to ever have. Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2017 at the Rick Tastic rhymes
I gave you my heart and day by day you broke it apart Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2017 at the Rick Tastic rhymes
I'm sorry I was not to you what you were to me Continue reading
Posted Jan 14, 2017 at the Rick Tastic rhymes
Only you can understand the depth of your own heart Continue reading
Posted Jan 14, 2017 at the Rick Tastic rhymes
Trust me, everyone has fears and insecurities... Continue reading
Posted Jan 14, 2017 at the Rick Tastic rhymes
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I walked into a Starbucks in Pacific Beach (San Diego) on a Friday evening and as I glanced around I noticed an old man seated at a table in the corner Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2016 at the Rick Tastic meditations
Katie, I'm proud of you for attaching your name. You are making strides every day toward your potential. Little steps are little victories and will add up over time to massive growth. Thank you for being vulnerable and brave with me.
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There is a sense of calm in my heart. The pain is almost undetectable, but it's there, and while I accept its presence I fight to keep it from taking over. Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2016 at the Rick Tastic falls
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WE WILL ALWAYS have the poor and the impoverished because there will ALWAYS be people who don't want to be helped or are comfortable living off of nothing but handouts. Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2016 at the Rick Tastic meditations
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If I want to change the world my message must be LOVED by 175,000,000 people on this planet. Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2016 at the Rick Tastic meditations
Thank you so much for the kind words! What about the game are you having difficulty with understanding?
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To be a positive person and live a positive, inspiring life is not the default for most people. We live in a world with over 7 BILLION people and most of us operate on autopilot throughout our lives. WHY? Because it's EASY Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2016 at the Rick Tastic meditations
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Apologies have to be one of the most empty expressions of human language, if not THE most. Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2016 at the Rick Tastic meditations
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I can feel the depth of my heart grow and fill as the branches of these imaginary stories develop and weave in & out of each other, occasionally grazing one another in moments of serendipity, forming new branches as old ones wane, and in a matter of moments as the busy streets are left behind us the tree of stories fades from my mind. Continue reading
Posted Jul 5, 2016 at the Rick Tastic
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I would ask my friends, sometimes in tears, why they would use words like those... what had I done to deserve being called brave, courageous, or fearless? And almost unanimously they would tell me the same thing Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2016 at the Rick Tastic meditations
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Five women in my life have taught me who, what, when, where, and why to love. Who are your five? Continue reading
Posted Jun 30, 2016 at the Rick Tastic falls
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Apparently a group of 14 people (girls I would imagine) thought they had a solid grasp on male/female relations and decided to write a 12 step wiki article on how to get a girl to think you're cute. Right. Continue reading
Posted Jun 24, 2016 at the Rick Tastic meditations
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Tuesday I'd like to take a moment to say how much I love the people I work with and for. I may not enjoy my work ALL the time, but a few of the people make it worthwhile. For the sake of discussion I'll say I have two primary bosses,... Continue reading
Posted Jun 23, 2016 at the Rick Tastic
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I booked a flight to Thailand with no plan, no reservations, and just a backpack. What ensued was one of the greatest adventures of my lift. Continue reading
Posted Jun 23, 2016 at the Rick Tastic
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And now, I'm afraid of what I might have done. My last relationship ended this same way. I just stopped feeling... stopped caring. Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2012 at the Rick Tastic falls
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Back in July of 2010 Andy and I made a trip to Vegas. There was no particular reason for it, but something special happened on that trip. After all is said and done there will only be one reason I ever remember that weekend... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2012 at the Rick Tastic falls