My first pandemic plant acquisition was a tiny aloe vera. It was early April. I was looking for something, anything that would bring relief from the physical and psychic agony of my raging eye infection. At the time, doctors were denying me the one thing that would eventually bring relief - … [Read more...] about The Company Of Plants
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Human beings are hard-wired for Connection.
You have the power to create a sense of belonging for yourself and others when you share your story with compassion, kindness and love.
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Posts and podcasts in the Free Your Inner Guru Connection Channel are filled with stories and wisdom about the power of using your voice with the intention to affect change in the world around you.
This morning my thoughts bent toward the relationship between people, places, things, and how story enhances our connection. Last week I wrote Perspective Shift, a daily letter from last week about waiting for the inevitable return of snow to Toronto. I selected a photo of winter scene at Kew … [Read more...] about The Red Tree Connection
My writing process is a little like the chicken and the egg. Sometimes the words come first, then I try to find a picture to go with them. Other days - like today - it’s the image that informs the words. I made this photograph in 2018, flying east from Palm Desert to Toronto, just before sunset. … [Read more...] about Something Bigger
The agenda for last Friday’s Leadership Community Zoom was to pool our answers to the question “Where Are We Now?” After we said good bye, I organized my notes and scheduled up this post. It was due to go out this morning. But when I looked at it last night, it was already outdated. I had … [Read more...] about The Answers to “Where Are We Now?” Keep Changing
Is our global pandemic making us nicer? As I’ve been trundling up and down the middle of the side streets of my neighbourhood, I can't help notice something. People - including me - are saying hi to each other, and asking how each other are. It sounds like we might even care about the answer. On … [Read more...] about Are We Becoming Nicer?