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The Language of Cancer
Have you considered the language of cancer? Battle metaphors abound..."the war on cancer", "survivor", "hero", "winning the battle", "conquering", "fought the heroic fight", "lost the battle" etc. Why do we use these metaphors with cancer but not with other...
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Find a Bit of Beauty...Countdown to Spring #2
Springtime in Paris (exactly five years ago), I can almost smell the flowers. Lesson learned -- flowers are a necessity not a luxury.
Springtime in Paris (exactly five years ago), I can almost smell the flowers. Lesson learned -- flowers are a necessity not a luxury.
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Find a Bit of Beauty...Countdown to Spring #8
My found bit of beauty today came in the form of a little shell that usually sits silently and unexamined on my office bookshelf. Today, I took time to really notice its amazing qualities of symmetry, translucence, bumpiness, and complex coloration of this ...
My found bit of beauty today came in the form of a little shell that usually sits silently and unexamined on my office bookshelf. Today, I took time to really notice its amazing qualities of symmetry, translucence, bumpiness,...
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Find a Bit of Beauty...Countdown to Spring #10
"Find a bit of beauty in the world today. Share it. If you can't find it, create it. Some days this may be hard to do. Persevere." These are the words Lisa Adams ( @AdamsLisa ) shared in each of her posts. I wrote about Lisa last year and have continued to ...
"Find a bit of beauty in the world today. Share it. If you can't find it, create it. Some days this may be hard to do. Persevere." These are the words Lisa Adams (@AdamsLisa) shared in each of her posts. I wrote about Lisa l...
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Mindfulness Challenge Day 28 Haiku -- Boston Strong
As Boston emerged from an historic snowstorm, which dumped over two feet of snow in less than 24 hours over parts of Greater Boston, the resilience of its residents became apparent. A lone figure carefully and symbolically shoveled the finish line of the Bo...
As Boston emerged from an historic snowstorm, which dumped over two feet of snow in less than 24 hours over parts of Greater Boston, the resilience of its residents became apparent. A lone figure carefully and symbolically sh...
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And the haikus keep flowing...Day 13 of the Mindfulness Challenge on my blog...join me for a moment of #mindfulness in your day.
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The Power of the Narrative....It's Here!!! The Healthcare Narrative Playbook
I often hear..."so what do you "do" in your work?" Perhaps the best way to describe what I "do" is that I help individuals and organizations recognize and enhance what is going right when often a lot is also going wrong . In other words, I help to cultivate...
I often hear..."so what do you "do" in your work?" Perhaps the best way to describe what I "do" is that I help individuals and organizations recognize and enhance what is going right when often a lot is also going wrong. In o...
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Find a Bit of Beauty...Countdown to Spring #3
Wishing on 4 leaf clover today....lucky?
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In honor of Lisa Adams...finding a bit of beauty
"Find a bit of beauty in the world today. Share it. If you can't find it, create it. Some days this may be hard to do. Persevere." These are the words Lisa Adams (@AdamsLisa) shared in each of her posts. I wrote about Lisa l...
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Lisa's words are an echo of my favorite quote from Ralph Waldo Emerson: "Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."
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Today's #Mindfulness Challenge #Haiku celebrates
As Boston emerged from an historic snowstorm, which dumped over two feet of snow in less than 24 hours over parts of Greater Boston, the resilience of its residents became apparent. A lone figure carefully and symbolically sh...
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Mindfulness Challenge Day 25 Haiku
Beautiful sunshine, shimmering branches laden with puffs of snow belie the stormy weather ahead. Snowy Morning   Cotton balls of white Nestled on the tree branches Softening winter
Beautiful sunshine, shimmering branches laden with puffs of snow belie the stormy weather ahead. Snowy Morning   Cotton balls of white Nestled on the tree branches Softening winter
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Mindfulness Challenge Day 13 Haiku -- Clementine
I love this season of the year when clementines are ubiquitous and inexpensive in the supermarket. No seeds, the perfect size to top off breakfast -- why weren't these available when I was a kid? Did I not just not notice? Clementine Sweet fragrance of oran...
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Healthcare professional, author, speaker, educator passionately connecting social media & healthcare
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I am the founder of Stress Resources, a firm committed to building resilience in individuals and organizations through tools of connection, compassion and communication.
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Pamela Ressler, Pamela Katz, Pamela Katz Ressler