Wrap your brain around this

I’ve started reading a book that’s really got me thinking. Authors Juanita Brown and David Isaacs share their “World Cafe” idea. From the website it says, they¬† “…introduce readers to this simple yet powerful conversational process for thinking together, evoking collective intelligence, and creating actionable results.” It’s such an interesting concept, and frankly not something…

Powerful or powerless

Talking to a friend yesterday about what a horrible time they’re having in life. It seems like things keep tumbling down. These aren’t minuscule things. These are major life changers–family and health. As I was listening I began to wonder and ask, “These are horrible things, and we don’t have any control over them, but…

Learning the arts (of sewing, knitting, etc.)

I’ve had an urge for the last couple years to learn a craft I can really get my hands into. Maybe knitting, maybe sewing, maybe painting? I never made the time to take a class or start learning. The older I get, the more I’d like to learn. I sent out an “SOS. Need to…