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3 key governance issues facing Burma today

In March 2015, Asian Development Bank (ADB) released an excellent working paper, “Myanmar: Cross-Cutting Governance Challenges,” that provides a sweeping outline of the myriad governance plaguing the country’s path toward economic development. 755 more words


The First Late Post

Well, there goes my winning streak.  This blog post is late this week and arrives with my apologies–just as much to myself as my readers.  I know it is not a huge deal in the grand scheme of things to be a day late, but I did make the commitment to ramble at the Internet every Monday, and I would like to keep to that commitment.   452 more words

The Weekly Post


Excuses – what are they? Merraim-Webster explains “excuses” – as making apology for something, attempting to remove blame for.

I don’t know about you, but I know way too often I fall into the trap of excuses. 579 more words


#noshirtnoshoesnoshame: Reflections on a Yoga challenge

I have been participating in an Instagram challenge to post a photo  in a yoga pose that shows my belly.  The challenge came from fellow Core Strength Vinyasa teachers Melissa Scott (my teacher) and Thea Pueschel.   928 more words


None of the Above

by I.W. Gregorio

ISBN 978-0-06-233531-9

Disclaimer: I received a free review copy of this book at ALA Annual 2015.

“Maybe I was a glutton for punishment. 578 more words


The Key to Problem Solving

Whether it’s a toddler who won’t stay in bed, or a marketing campaign in need of a landing page due yesterday, challenges are all around us. 847 more words