Coming Back Around

“Life and Times” was the title I used for a weekly column in the Little Falls Transcript at age 19. That feels like several lifetimes ago, now. To me, the words relate to the days, events, and activities that make up life. And, the defining circumstances in which we find ourselves–our communities and world–the times. So, I am coming back around to…

Word Power: Expression and Healing

Transcending is a word I use in my book title, because the idea of rising above the ordinary, mundane and difficult resonates deeply with me. I wrote a proposal for a training seminar a few years ago, about working with older adults, and had the word transcend in the working title. The seminar company executives kicked it back to me, saying they…