Monthly Archives: April 2013

my personal plan to wellness

In one compartment of my life I work with adolescents suffering from addiction. It’s not a career path I chose outright, rather it was just one I found myself on. The work can be frustrating; it beats me up, breaks my heart, and wears me out. Recovery is a long and painful process; why and […]

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Community Garden

It’s been a little over a year since we moved into the city. While I love urban living, there a few things I miss about country living. Having a garden is one of them. I remedied that loss this year by getting a little plot in a community garden a few miles from our condo. […]

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peace

if you want peace..bring peace I’ve met two people this week, who don’t listen, watch, or read the news. Really. “it’s too stressful,” they both said independently. I can’t believe ignorance is bliss…ignorance is ignorance. ¬†I know this week’s news is distressing, and I don’t advocate gluing yourself to the TV 24/7 to keep abreast […]

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diamonds and rust

  image from an abandoned warehouse on the waterfront ¬†Portland, Oregon

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