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The Gift of Listening

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the power of listening. About what it means to be listened to – particularly when we are going through changes. About what it means to be a good listener, too.

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Rattlesnake Spring Awakening

My first spring in Arizona was filled with natural surprises. Even as I miss a Midwest garden of daffodils, lilac and hydrangeas, I’m startled by the beauty and glory visible in a desert spring.

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How Losing My Parents Transformed My Life

I recently came across a picture of my parents and me.  We are standing on the front porch of our extended family’s lake cottage. It was taken a year before my father’s death. 

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Navigating the Wake of Change

Navigating the Wake of Change: How to Steer Through Life’s Turbulent Waters. For a season in my life, I kayaked on a river near my home. I loved being on the water – floating at times with the current or pushing my kayak upstream with my energy.

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Selfish or Self-Care

We live now in an as-its-happening world. Because of the internet, we have 24/7 access to information of all kinds.  From environmental disasters to bridges