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January 24, 2014

ADAMCZYK: Off-balance is the new balance

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Tonawanda News — We better understand, these days, the precarious nature of everything in life, the entropy of it all (sooner or later, everything slows down or falls apart).

This newspaper has recently been the scene a changing of, if not the guard, the troops. People come and go, as do the employment positions they fill, and that’s the way it should be (seniority is overrated). Each example of the come/go has been motivated by the coming/going party, and again, that’s how it should be.

I’m relatively new to this way of looking at things, being formerly the kind of guy who crossed off dates on a calendar until a project ended or I qualified for retirement. While many look at life not as a ladder but as a spiral, and do so from elementary school on, I stumbled into this late in life. I like it.

Ed Adamczyk is a Kenmore resident whose column appears Fridays in the Tonawanda News. Contact him at EdinKenmore@gmail.com.

Ed Adamczyk is a Kenmore resident whose column appears Fridays in the Tonawanda News. Contact him at EdinKenmore@gmail.com.

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