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May 2013 Archives

Begins June 1.   REMEMBER AND DO WHAT MATTERS. Jane K, an author, wrote after she REMEMBERed, “I am a firecracker in Maryanne’s classes. She lights the fuse and the explosion that follows against a night sky is full of color […]

Taking an exit too soon. When we were first together, my husband  did all the driving. We were moving to areas that neither of us were familiar.  We did not have a GPS and with my directional dyslexia, me co-piloting […]

I loved singing. I sang sungs I’d been taught. I sang songs that sprang from my heart and experience that I hadn’t learned anywhere but in my own soul. And that was a very long time ago.  Now, decades later…I have the […]

I’ve engaged in research and conversation. I’ve contemplated my work and my words and their place at the social media table.  These measures/questions the result of my reflection: Mary Anne Radmacher’s Social Media Compass Points Does it inspire, encourage, assist […]

Did you know that the International Space Station is circling our globe, repeatedly?  It’s amazing science.  I honor their accomplishments with poetry: For the Starman, Chris Hadfield how does this earth footed being comprehend the impulse to sit among the […]