Archive for December, 2012

Happy End of Days!!

December 21, 2012. I awoke at dawn – struggling against my own demons, waiting for the conflagration, for the “end of days”. I was met with a pink sunrise that set the eucalyptus trees outside my window afire in every shade of violet– but certainly no end of days. I am guessing that the Mayans […]

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Guns, Games, Mental Illness, Media, Mindfulness and Grief.

We are looking for answers. We aren’t going to find them. Lots of folks I respect in the field are pulling out some compelling data – but we need to look at the data altogether, in a complex quilt, and not just one piece at a time. And there are lots of anecdotes out there […]

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Mean As The New Vogue

Bullying, teasing, taunting. It reached a fever pitch this week with the Australian DJ prank that resulted in the tragic death of a nurse at a hospital in London. In that case it may have been less about mean, and more about outlandish behavior – in our information saturated world – how much noise does […]

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