Category Archives: Hope

  1. Lessons from the Land of the Temporarily Disabled

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    March 14, 2019 by Julia

    I broke my left arm while roller skating a week and a half ago. It happened on the rug that …
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  2. Wisdom Collection

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    December 21, 2018 by Julia

    I may be slightly annoying in conversation, pulling out bits of research or relevant articles like index cards whenever the talk takes an insightful turn. (I have a running joke with a friend of mine that she starts every other sentence with, “I heard on NPR that…” and I start mine with, “I read somewhere that…”.) In truth, these are often my favorite kinds of conversations. But I don’t believe that I actually know any more or less than anyone else – wisdom is a pretty relative trait, a hard thing to quantify. Besides, we must need different kinds of wisdom for our different lives. My wisdom collecting works for my life; it may not fit yours.

  3. A General Sense of Okay-ness

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    August 23, 2018 by Julia

      There has been a general sense of okay-ness hovering around me, which is all I’ve wished for during times …
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  4. Doing Better

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    July 13, 2018 by Julia

    I can always do better. And maybe that is okay. It’s not an indictment of my character, or a wallowing …
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  5. Weaving Your Safety Net

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    March 20, 2018 by Julia

    At times I have trouble just relaxing. But I still need to do it, even if I don’t enjoy it …
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  6. Take Heart

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    December 15, 2017 by Julia

        I’ve read enough self-help books to know that there can’t be one formula for well-being, but I do …
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  7. The Conversations of Partners

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    October 4, 2017 by Julia

    As much as I was looking forward to getting away for the weekend with my husband, I was also feeling …
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