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4 NaNos by Their Numbers and Lessons

NaNoWriMo is a week behind us now so I’m taking a last look back. Way back. Me and NaNo, we have something of a history, which NaNo often reminded me about this year. NaNo’s focus on numbers tells me I’ve … Continue reading

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Impermanence

Far too often we slip into denial or turn away when faced with circumstances we find unpleasant. Earlier this week I did exactly that and learned a lesson I’d accepted, but failed to apply. In Pema Chödrön’s book, The Places … Continue reading

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Return Engagement

It was your favorite nick-knack. You’ve glued it together before, yet there it is scattered fragments on the floor. How’d it happen? After the other accidents you took every precaution and yet disaster struck again. You should repair it or … Continue reading

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