Category Archives: reflections

Build something

My advice from life: When your heart is breaking, build something. Turn the hammer that thumped you in the gut into the tool used to knock down walls. When your mind races and chases sleep away, double check your math. … Continue reading

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Yes. My husband is a great dad. Stop saying it.

Our family of three just got back from a great little “pre-return to work holiday.” And it was just what the doctor ordered. Except for one little thing: the number of people who complimented my husband. Before I launch into … Continue reading

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Emotional experiences with giants

“N” and I are lying on the benches at the end of the skywalk. There’s an occasional rustle as the breeze shifts the thatched roof above us. And as we rest before dinner, for the first time today, it has … Continue reading

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Contrasts of Saigon

It is impossible to photograph the feeling of chaos that first hits you in Saigon (not that I didn’t try). Still frames seem to suggest spaces and paths that don’t exist in the reality of life…in that moment of standing … Continue reading

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The Great Adventure – Cambodia

“N” and I are off on our great adventure: 29 days, 3.5 countries (not sure 12 hours in Seoul counts). And so much to see, learn and experience together. I wasn’t planning on keeping a travel log (as some had … Continue reading

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