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How do you create peace of mind in such volatile changing times?

No matter if change is occurring in the Stock Market, your organization, your country, community, school, family; everything feels like we are on a large game board from the game: Chutes and Ladders with its ups and downs; or it … Continue reading

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What are you doing to prepare for and respond to crisis/challenge?

It is not IF we will experience a crisis/challenge, but WHEN. As an individual, as a family, as an organization, as a community and even as a nation, we are and will continue to experience crises, and this can take … Continue reading

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What antidote are you using to counteract our own angry reactions and our habit to pull-the-trigger?

This is a human challenge that affects and applies to each of us. This is NOT another department’s problem to fix.  We are reacting to one another with deadly consequences and repercussions that will be felt for years.  We can … Continue reading

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What would change if we shifted our focus from blaming the victim to being accountable?

What would change if we shifted our focus from blaming the victim to being accountable? Daily we see and experience real-time life situations that seem to steer us into looking for who is to blame. This could be changes both … Continue reading

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Will you take this challenge?

It is the holiday season, and even though we may honor and celebrate the holidays in different ways, there are common threads; peace on earth, celebration, uniting with friends and family, gift, light in the darkest time of year, a … Continue reading

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“How do you catch anything with no hook on your line?”

I enjoy just fishing with just a weight on the line-no hook. I’m not intending to catch any fish, but I do enjoy casting, reeling and the experience of being in nature. Someone once asked me: “How do you catch … Continue reading

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The power of music to heal hearts and minds.

The power of music to heal hearts and minds is universal and knows no boundaries.  When words blind us and fail to bridge the gap, a song can unite us in melody and harmony.  

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Who do we accept and listen to in life?

The labels and judgments that we place upon another person do not make us better people.  In fact, that act has quite the opposite effect and limits our own abilities.  Make time to listen and understand one another.  Many problems … Continue reading

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We are failing each other.

This morning, I had just finished reading “Nurturing Healing Love” by Scarlett Lewis.  Her son was killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre.  I looked at the headline news to read that a teenager had gone on a stabbing … Continue reading

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Learn and teach how to care and be fully human.

Learn and teach how to be human, for we have forgotten and/or have been blinded by our own ignorance and prejudice. Two days ago, I learned of a soldier who went on a shooting rampage at a military base, and … Continue reading

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