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Six Lessons I Learned from a Dead Bird

  I sat down to eat my breakfast the other day and promptly heard a boom against the window. I looked and saw a bird conked out on the pavement. The bird must have hit the window, conked its head, … Continue reading

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Tool for Tuesday: 10 Tools for Turning Your Lessons into Blessons

I first heard the term from Kristine Carlson: blessons. The difficult lessons in our life that might be blessings in deep disguise. We don’t always understand why we’re faced with certain trials. We assume that the only end to the … Continue reading

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The Lesson Of the Ash Tree

  My friend Sam was telling me about the morning he sat looking at an ash tree. He saw the passing of time, the strength, the resilience. “From an ash tray?” I asked. I was thinking of looking at my … Continue reading

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