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5 Tips on How to Get Your Child Excited About School

5 Tips on How to Get Your Child Excited About School

Is your child dreading going back to school? Can’t think of a way to get them motivated? As a person who has experience with...
August 24, 2015 × 0 comments

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RESONANCE: When we tune in to nature and other human beings, we create an energy field of understanding and empathy

RESONANCE: When we tune in to nature and other human beings, we create an energy field of understanding and empathy

I love the word resonance. Resonance comes from the Latin verb “resonare,” meaning to “return to sound.” It...
August 3, 2015 × 0 comments

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PAGES OF OUR CHILDHOOD: What children’s stories can teach us as adults

PAGES OF OUR CHILDHOOD: What children’s stories can teach us as adults

There are so many stories and books in the world today, but which do we pay attention to most? The classics, like Charles Dickens;...
July 25, 2015 × 0 comments

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3 Things You Never Say to Your Teenagers

3 Things You Never Say to Your Teenagers

Some of the common stereotypes of teenagers are that they are kids who just act like adults. Kids with dyed hair, piercings,...
July 20, 2015 × 0 comments

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ANTISOCIAL MEDIA: Are we losing our ability to interact in person?

ANTISOCIAL MEDIA: Are we losing our ability to interact in person?

I often wonder if social media is the solution for a generation obsessed with multitasking or a destructive catalyst in the decline...
June 16, 2015 × 0 comments

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SILENCING DEBATE: The truth that lies in our past

SILENCING DEBATE: The truth that lies in our past

There are some topics that are said to be inappropriate to bring up in conversation: money, sex and religion are a few that come...
January 15, 2015 × 0 comments

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CALMENT: Participation in a virtual world

CALMENT: Participation in a virtual world

Is there a way to engage in meaningful conversation about public life—politics, culture, economics, arts, whatever—online...
November 22, 2014 × 0 comments

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TIME AND THE WRITER: A meditation on the transcendence experienced through writing

TIME AND THE WRITER: A meditation on the transcendence experienced through writing

Is it possible to tinker with the present, the way an author can tinker with the past when writing a story or narrative based...
November 8, 2014 × 1 comment

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THE POWER OF QUOTATION: Why do we enjoy the words of others so much, anyway?

THE POWER OF QUOTATION: Why do we enjoy the words of others so much, anyway?

If you peruse social networking sites, online magazines and blogs on a regular basis, you’re likely to notice something—quotations...
March 12, 2014 × 0 comments