Thu
18
Jun '15

What it’s like to be heard

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I had big plans for the day.

It was going to be a painting day.

Few things get me more excited than new paints and a blank canvas. And I had both. (*cue angelic choir*)

MAGIC was going to happen.

And then I made the mistake of reading email. (more…)

Wed
16
May '12

Grieving

One of my nephew’s was killed earlier this week.

He was 25.

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Tue
3
May '11

Looking in the Mirror

“One aspect of being human is our ability to choose our own behavior; more specifically, our capacity to return good for evil, love for hate, dignity for indignity.” – Pamela Gerloff

“2 wrongs don’t make a right.”

Isn’t that the old saying?

Too bad it isn’t true.

“Right” is simply in the eye of the beholder.
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Mon
3
Jan '11

For Mom

Today would have been my mother’s 79th birthday.

I spent her last birthday with her 11 years ago in a hospital in Ft. Wayne, Indiana. She had been in and out of the hospital since the previous August with an infection whose source could not be pinpointed. (more…)

Fri
31
Dec '10

Wearing a New Crown

December 31 – Core Story

What central story is at the core of you, and how do you share it with the world?
(Author: Molly O’Neill)

For the past several months, I have been thinking about the future of Lisa-Unmasked. (more…)