Too Busy to Relate


May 31, 2013

I’m so intrigued by humans – why we are the way we are, how we think, our relationships, our motivations, our emotions….as much time as I’ve spent thinking and studying people, I continue to be awed by our complexity. A couple months ago, my intrigue of all things human drew me in to a photography […]

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Hey What’s That?

August 3, 2012

I have noticed lately that I am noticing more lately. Maybe because I have been trying to pay attention, be awake to what is around me. In the past I have been proud of my laser focus. When I have something to attend to the rest of the world drops away. It is a joke […]

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Generosity Day

February 14, 2012

Saturday afternoon I ran in to a Safeway to pick up a few items. On my way back to the car, a man called out to me. I wasn’t certain what he said at first, but after he spoke a few more sentences I got the gist – he was without money and unable to […]

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I’ll Do It My Way

September 23, 2011

Everywhere I turn, I observe people taking short cuts to problem solving, side-stepping the opportunity and responsibility to get involved and help make improvements.  Instead they throw up their hands and seem to be saying “I’ll do it my way!” Why? A social/recreation organization I belong to was at one time considered one of the […]

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Graceful Exits

July 1, 2011

Overly emphasized around here of late, exits are an important part of relationships too. At PROVOKE we have had some sad days recently. A dear client lost a grandmother, the matriarch that kept the family together. A grounding friend/associate left the city for an exciting new life. And the painful passing of a beloved dog […]

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