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Who can you trust?

First, the good news: My website is out of hijacked mode and back up. Yes. After hours on the phone with my domain server, and more than a few $$s to place it on a secure server, you can now find me and my blog posts, schedule, services and contact info on the WWW.Whew. The…
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How now?

How now? I admit to feeling that the onslaught of bad news and bad choices being made are creating overwhelming challenges to our current quality of life. How's that for a so-called inspirational teacher? And yet, I also continually see the push-back and creative solutions pouring forth--it's just that those solutions seem to be drowned…
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Heal the waters of the world

I've just returned from a rainy hike in the forest near my home. During the Pacific Northwest winter, if you don't occasionally hike in the rain, you won't get out much. I actually like the quiet on the trails when its gray and wet outside--seems to go with my quieter mood in the post-Christmas winter.…
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Obligation vs Choice

I had a brief texting frenzy with my son, re: his upcoming college graduation. He had already stated he didn’t want to “walk,” and I had stated, fine, and I’d like to celebrate this achievement, ten challenging years in the making. I proposed a reception for family and his pals on the day of his…
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