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The Next Step

As I approach the last pages of my life I’m taking a closer look at how I want that life to be. I’ve spent most of my life working in IT which has always been my lifelong dream. In my sixth grade autograph book, I wrote my profession to be as computer programmer. I had no idea what that was at that time but it had something to do with computers and that’s all I wanted to do. So after almost 50 years in the IT business I am now retired. So how many years are left? 15, hopefully 20. Considering how fast the last 20 years flew by, its not a lot of time. 
My world view has gotten more focused. After spending some time raising, chickens, ducks and turkeys I’m not all that thrilled in how we mass produce meat for consumption. The factory process of herding thousands of live animals to their slaughter, in unimaginable conditions is barbaric. So I’m taking small steps to remove meat from my diet. It will be hard but I’m willing to give it a shot.
 Trophy hunting, acts of violence towards wo…