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Is it my responsibility?

Is it my responsibility to reply to an unsolicited attempt to sell to me?

Although the politeness police may disagree, I think not.

If a person wanting to sell me something makes an approach that is out of the blue, it is not my responsibility to say yay or nay. 200 more words


We Are Related

“Let us walk softly on the Earth with all living beings great and small.” ~ Cherokee Proverb

In my journey on the Red Road I have learned many things. 278 more words


Graphic Leadership: More Than My Share

Maintaining a spirit of gratefulness can be challenging for most leaders.  Yet the leaders is hard-pressed to find a more significant internal energy source for meeting the demands of his/her responsibilities. 108 more words



A re-work on some work I did earlier, in 1990 actually.

The background is taken from a folder I kept, and shows an ink drawing I did when I was working on a self assigned task while studying in art school. 13 more words


EURSR (The Essence of Empathy and Intimacy)

Many of my colleagues are good at coming up with clever acronyms (that spell out words) to help clients remember key coping strategies.  I might have to really think about it if I want to figure out how to make this spell something. 1,124 more words


Notes From A Social Justice Warrior

©Richard L. Copley            Memphis 1968

“The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.”

Alice Walker


Somewhere between Dr. 678 more words

Testosterone may reduce Empathy by reducing Brain connectivity

High levels of testosterone may reduce empathy by interfering with communication between parts of the brain involved in emotion, according to a study to be published in the journal Psychoneuroendicinology. 75 more words