Who Rescued Whom?

Who Rescued Whom?

Today’s musing is brought to you by Scout, the newest member of the family! Here’s what happened: We’ve been visiting the Huron Valley Humane Society on a regular basis for a while. We had a very painful experience with another rescue two years ago,...
Oxygen

Oxygen

I spent the better part of an hour this morning trying to find a poem or a song lyric that could match the way I was feeling. I came up with nothing. I think that’s because I cant quite figure out what will land that feels right. I cant not understand the world...
Keeping the “Cool” in Back to School

Keeping the “Cool” in Back to School

This week I am happy to introduce Jan MacKenzie, MA, as my guest blogger. This time of year, as we say goodbye to summer and buckle down into fall, is a time of many transitions and avenues for stress. Getting back into the school mindset is at the top of the list for...
Happy Fall!

Happy Fall!

Dear Reader, Today is the first day of fall. The fact that summer is over makes me feel (using a surfer term here) wonky — here comes a wave that is hard to read and challenging to ride. On the one hand there is the beauty and freshness that autumn brings, and...
Totally Eclipsed

Totally Eclipsed

PROFOUND. OTHERWORLDLY. AWESOME. HUMBLING. CRAZY. WHOA. There’s no way I could get through this week without writing about the Total Eclipse of the Sun 2017.  We here in Michigan only got a tiny taste of it, and yet all who viewed it felt somehow transformed. I...