Being vs. Doing

 

The Power of Celebration

Celebration is a necessary part of life. We celebrate when something great happens. We celebrate to mark special times of the year and our life. Celebrations mark the passage of time and create times that imprint on our memories. However, haven’t we all been to celebrations that are decidedly not celebratory? I know I have….

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Dependence vs. Independence vs. Interdependence

In the month of July, we hear the word “independence” a lot. It is always touted as if it is the ultimate in traits. We declare our independence. We celebrate our independence. But really, what is this concept of independence all about? What is the difference between dependence vs. independence vs. interdependence? There is a…

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You can be a Game Changer…With one small shift

Everyone is under the impression that if they want to be a game changer they must make some sort of monumental shift away from what they are doing now, towards whatever it is that a game changer does. The project looks dauntless. I know. Making a difference and stepping out as a leader are always scary…

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Turning Circles and Burning holes

A long time ago, I was on an airplane and there was a big thunderstorm below us, above the city that we were about to land at.  We couldn’t land because of the weather.  The pilot, got on the loud speaker and said, ‘We are just going to hang out up here and turn some…

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Stillness

As 2013, settles in, I am struck by how important it has been for me to have silence and stillness to rejuvenate me. I thought I’d share this with you today.   The Taste of Stillness Whiteness Everywhere. Snow on every branch and still falling silently. On my face – gentle magical kisses. The water, once…

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