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We Should All Wear Name Tags...

November 16, 2009

Tags: name tags, positive change, positivity

Mine would say Patty Jean or something fun like that. My first name is after all Patricia and my middle name is Jean.

I've never liked my middle name much, but I've learned to embrace it since it was chosen by my father after learning on the glorious day of my birth that he was going to be the father of twins. (They only had one name and one middle name picked!)

So, Patty Jean would be my pick--different than my byline and what others normally call me. With it, maybe, I could pretend to be a mysterious woman from the south. (more…)