Category Archives: This Happened Today

This is about sharing an event or encounter that happened today and how it has in some way impacted or shaped my life.

One year later, the now

It is hard to believe that a year has almost passed since I began this journey. As with everyone, a lot happens in a year! The life lessons keep coming, and the familiar cycle of a new year begins.  Imagine, … Continue reading

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Do you really know me?

Really,  does anyone really know anyone? We are such an interesting, complex, mixture of daily experiences,  from birth till death. Not even our siblings, who grew up in the same house know some of the experiences that shaped us. It … Continue reading

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Where do I begin

It has almost been a month since my last post.  I assure you it is not due to lack of subject matter. On the contrary, there have been many things to write about. They all seemed too short to post. … Continue reading

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Seeing What You Don’t See

Is that even possible? To see what you don’t see! Once again, gardening has been wonderful in allowing me to reflect more on myself,  and to myself, to meditate… for lack of a better word.  Having a hobby that allows … Continue reading

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Deadheading! Everyone Should Do It!

Gotta do something with my time! When you don’t have time, there is always a lot to do. When you do have time, you often don’t do the things you can do. Who hasn’t declared that “when I’m not working, … Continue reading

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My Dirty Hands

Gardening is great therapy for me.  Lately, I have been doing a lot of gardening. It has been months since I’ve been without work, and it has not been from lack of trying.  I have been doing networking, social media, … Continue reading

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Getting Out Purposefully

No less than two days after my encounter with Rosie (see post Just When You Need a Boost ) I was invited to meet up with a former colleague at a Farmers Market at University of Miami.  When I arrived and called … Continue reading

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Just When You Need a Boost…

I find that in life, just when you need a boost, it comes from the most unexpected places.  About 2 weeks ago or so I got an email about a talk being given at a local hotel. 

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Everyday Encounters

Just some thoughts on the subject.. Every day we have these encounters, but it is not every day that we consciously recognize them. And they represent connections made! And dare I say, connections that may again occur at some point in our … Continue reading

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Starting today there will be stories…

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