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Stepping BACK to 1958 and Hearing Pearl Buck

Good Morning, God! 1958 is a long time ago! Still, when I watched this interview that Mike Wallace did with Pearl Buck in 1958, I was astounded by what had changed and what had not changed. (But first, my jaw

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Posted in gender universes, social support networks, the difficulty of doing Both And

Opposable Thumbs and Opposable Virtues

Good Morning, God! Polydactyl cats? Amazing, God! Who knew that some cats  are polydactyl) — that is, have “opposable thumbs!” I thought only humans had opposable thumbs.  By “thumb” I mean a digit that can meet another digit — pad

Posted in Balancing and adjustments, confession, the difficulty of doing Both And

The Dingle Peninsula and Possibilities

Thanks be to Thee O God! Really, I am thankful! Thankful to finally be on a trip without being sick — thankful that Kit did well in the Boston Marathon — thankful to be here in Ireland. And, with just

Posted in Balancing and adjustments, Corpus Callosum People, Focus on what unites us, gratitude, Making Amends, Options, Possibilities, respect, thankfulness, the difficulty of doing Both And, Uncategorized, Understanding

Kit’s running a marathon, God

Kit is running another marathon and I am feeling stressed. Stress means I need better self care. And it means I need to ask for help. I need to GET OVER the feeling of shame and inadequacy involved in needing and asking for help. Probably get over it by repeatedly asking. Not waiting until I feel ok about it.

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Posted in accepting my need for help, asking for help for myself, self care as maintenance, self care as self compassion and humility, the difficulty of doing Both And, trying vs learning

Blogs I Follow
Brené Brown

chatting and sometimes, listening

Rachel Naomi Remen

chatting and sometimes, listening

A Moment with God

chatting and sometimes, listening

Sacred Dance Guild Journal

Since 1958 articles by members & guests offer news about activities, history, Sacred Dance practices, profiles of Sacred Dancers, choreography, images & illustrations.

Victoria Paulsen

How to Step In -- Substitute Teaching

Brené Brown

chatting and sometimes, listening

Rachel Naomi Remen

chatting and sometimes, listening

A Moment with God

chatting and sometimes, listening

Sacred Dance Guild Journal

Since 1958 articles by members & guests offer news about activities, history, Sacred Dance practices, profiles of Sacred Dancers, choreography, images & illustrations.

Victoria Paulsen

How to Step In -- Substitute Teaching