Archive for February 22nd, 2009

“Such a simple concept, yet so true: that which we manifest is before us; we are the creators of our own destiny. Be it through intention or ignorance, our successes and our failures have been brought on by none other than ourselves.” – Garth Stein

Having just finished the book, the art of racing in the rain, by Mr. Stein, I am transformed by its message of love and determination. It’s a story about family, car racing, enormous loss, tenacity and dignity. Quite importantly, the protagonist is a dog. I’ll never look at my little Chloe in the same way again.

Do yourself a big favor and read this book. It’s a quick read but surely something that stirs you for weeks.

Rob, thank you so much for this gift.

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