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Platinum Rule

When we come to know others and understand them on a deeper level, we can more accurately identify their needs and concerns.  Here is what I have learned recently from an online video course taken from the Project Management Institute, Inc. 87 more words

Finding Meaning in Trauma, Part Two

Kyle’s initial surgery at Shriners’ Hospital took place mid-January of 2001. It was the soonest that we could get him scheduled. He and I spent the months following his return from Los Angeles finding a rhythm that accommodated his recovery. 1,821 more words

Creative Non-fiction

Dream to Reality ~ In honor of World Environment Day

I don’t usually write in detail about what I call my “teacher dreams” because they are just that—dreams that come to share lessons that are meant for me. 1,429 more words

Creative Non-fiction

Us humans are not all that.

The scientists put a rat in water (which rats hate). Not enough to hurt  the rat,  but enough to annoy it.

Then they put another rat in a safer, dry area with a door it could open to  save the first rat. 117 more words

Animals