Monthly Archives: August 2013

The Gift That Keeps on Giving by Elizabeth Wilson

The Gift That Keeps on Giving As a child growing up my parents instilled in me the maxim, “It is better to give than receive”. This didn’t seem very fair as I did like to receive gifts, particularly at Christmas … Continue reading

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The Toastmaster’s Promise by Alicia Denis

The Toastmaster’s Promise Parramatta Toastmasters Club is such a diverse and fun club that on a night like 15 August 2013 when we are hosting the Humorous Speech Contest, it was not a complete surprise to me that the question … Continue reading

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Parramatta Toastmasters Blog August 2013 Eliminate the Negative – Accentuate the Positive

Cheryl Piper ACS, CL The theme for our last meeting “Money is…..” promised to lead to some interesting philosophies from our members, with a very interesting set of Table Topics to the theme such as money is the root of … Continue reading

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Foot in mouth! Rarity or reality?

In light of the last meetings theme I decided to put this to the test. Initially I was under the impression that the recent months of dancing might have made me limber enough to physically achieve contortion to the extent … Continue reading

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