Monthly Archives: September 2012

Autumn on a Misty Morning

A dozen shades of prairie grass
cast their colors
between the bare tans of dirt Continue reading

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Thomas Alva Appleseed

It’s not the first failure of my life, not the first time an idea was better than the result. Lord willing, it won’t be the last. Continue reading

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Data Driven Decision Making

Any time that we do things that make people feel noticed, valued and appreciated, we contribute to making our place a better place to work. Continue reading

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Close Encounters of the Hurt Kind

Focusing on our hurts nearly always makes them seem greater. Going on with the better parts of life frequently makes them seem less awful. Continue reading

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An Appreciation

Sometimes in the shadows of an open door,
we see something that we have never seen before,
or have seen a thousand times
and never noticed. Continue reading

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Negative Opportunity

You will have at least one chance today,

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From Weed to Flower

Funny how blooms turn weeds into wildflowers, isn’t it? Continue reading

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