Here, it's about opening your heart to the idea that you get one spin on this merry-go-round called life, so let's make it a good one!

Beyond the Backyard Blues (Blog)

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Pictures of You, Pictures of Me

The Kodak paper envelope with its signature yellow color, is as familiar as my reflection once was. And I feel my heart sink just a little when I realize there is not one … [Read More...]

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The Act of Noticing

For years I had been in the habit of carrying a notebook. A catch-all where I collected bits and pieces of things that interested me -- quotes, observations, facts -- all … [Read More...]

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When Failure is the Solution

It's been a long 5 weeks. Now, with the clarity that only comes from getting through a tough patch, I feel relieved to be in a quiet room alone with my thoughts and my … [Read More...]