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An Ash Valentine’s Day

It’s an odd year.  This hasn’t happened since 1945.  Things were different then.  But it’s happening again:  Ash Wednesday falls on February 14 — Valentine’s Day. While there are lots of jokes being made about the coincidence online, I look … Continue reading

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The Deception of Work-Life Balance

Work-Life Balance.  It’s a popular concept.  Many business magazines and other publications have lists of recommendations to improve a person’s work-life balance.  The idea is that the time and effort put into work has to be balanced with life.  It’s … Continue reading

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Time and the New Year

If you’re like me, you live most of your life with an acute awareness of time.  Minutes, hours, days, weeks, and months organize appointments, deadlines, and opportunities for routines like sharing meals or engaging in spiritual practice.  Everything is governed … Continue reading

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