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Life Transitions

Life Transitions

Change.

May 30, 2016

“There is nothing permanent, except change.” Heraclitus Intuitively I know this.  In my mind, however; this magical place in Maine, which I have had the privilege of experiencing for the last 27 years, has for the…

Breathe Life Transitions Mindfulness

Begin again.

March 26, 2016

This post is about beginning again. And again. And again. To me, this time of year brings with it a perfect opportunity to start fresh, a new beginning.   During the season of spring, (if you…

Just Diagnosed Life Transitions Mindfulness

Defining Moments

February 17, 2016

Whatever configuration or shape they come in, we all experience defining moments in our lives.  These moments can be beautiful, heartbreaking, devastating or breathtaking, but what makes these moments unique is they come with a distinct before…

Death & Dying Literary Sparks

Being Mortal, by Atul Gawande

January 25, 2016

This was required reading for me as a hospice volunteer.  I had flashbacks of required reading and how dreadful the books could be.  Not so in this instance.  I was captivated from the very first page.…