Monthly Archives: January 2013

How To Raise Word Nerds

Oh they think they’re having fun, but they’re building better vocabularies and learning to love words. Muh ha ha. Continue reading

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Free Fix For What Troubles Us

What our ancestors did every day, we do differently or not at all. Here’s what we’re missing. Continue reading

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Right Now You Are Activating Change

You, like so many change-makers are already living through deeply felt, personally lived ethics. That itself causes rippling change. Continue reading

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Talking During Recess

If those babies hadn’t died, my parents would never have had my sister or brother or me. Their deaths felt like a burden and a gift. Continue reading

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