Nov 1, 2020 – Lessons from tech support about ego

Oh my – how the ego-mind does run around in circles and what pain it causes.  The short back story here is a company that pd.education relies on changed, not their policies, but the way they implemented them – causing our team hours of stress and our customers lost connections to good work, for a… Continue reading Nov 1, 2020 – Lessons from tech support about ego

Oct 29th, 2020 – Starting again or adding on?

       My nephew Ken told me that it is not how well we go forward but how well we start again that matters!  Thank you for that Ken because it certainly is true for blogging and personal websites. 2020 has been a year all of us will remember because of its unexpected challenges.    I’m sure… Continue reading Oct 29th, 2020 – Starting again or adding on?

March 30th-Maria Abegunde “Begin with Wholeness, End with Joy”

I met Maria at a conference and the prayer I send with this blog is that she and I grow our friendship rather than letting it go.  THIS RECORDING will give the reader a taste of who she is and the values / practices she lives by. She asks her students what does it mean to… Continue reading March 30th-Maria Abegunde “Begin with Wholeness, End with Joy”

March 11th – The Alana version of Captain Marvel and why we should all do a similar timeline

Not to be a spoiler, but if you haven’t seen the movie Captain Marvel yet there is one scene that is kicking off this blog. Carol stands up and says “Yes, just human” and then remembers the times when as a girl she was shot down and told she couldn’t do it but got up… Continue reading March 11th – The Alana version of Captain Marvel and why we should all do a similar timeline

Feb 2nd – Moving from darkness to …. playful? wonder?

Loss of control has had me in a grip and I fully realise how much I need to get out of the patterns of thought that are controlling me.  Margie comes back today but I don’t want to lose the reflective and reflexive lessons I have learned because she was gone.  I have seen my… Continue reading Feb 2nd – Moving from darkness to …. playful? wonder?

Jan 8th – Planning the next painting

Today was the first Tuesday of the New Year – and my first day as a full member (having paid) of the Kinsale Atlantic Artists group.  To use the words of my friend Gillian – I have found my tribe!!! They are wonderful and it is beyond marvelous to be doing “real” art again.  “What… Continue reading Jan 8th – Planning the next painting

Jan 8th – Planning the next painting (2)

Today was the first Tuesday of the New Year – and my first day as a full member (having paid) of the Kinsale Atlantic Artists group.  To use the words of my friend Gillian – I have found my tribe!!! They are wonderful and it is beyond marvelous to be doing “real” art again.  “What… Continue reading Jan 8th – Planning the next painting (2)

Jan 6th & 7th, The prisons in our minds

For those who don’t know, Margie and I listen as we go to sleep and first thing in the morning to one of the Deepak/Oprah 21 day meditation series – we have done so for going on four years.  We both will tell you that nothing in our lives has ever made such a long-lasting… Continue reading Jan 6th & 7th, The prisons in our minds

January 2nd – things are happening at DoctoralNet

January 2nd – things are progressing! Today the staff met for the first time in 2019 – the uni websites are getting a facelift and soon a reorg more to the ways students are using content – highlighting video content and responding to the ways students search. New customers are getting back to me with… Continue reading January 2nd – things are happening at DoctoralNet

May 14, 2017: Cerbere’ France

We all get to live this life the way we want – that is, the way we want within the constraints of life as we see and experience them.  What travel does is open us up to a different understanding of those constraints because we immerse ourselves in someone else’s, often very different world –… Continue reading May 14, 2017: Cerbere’ France