Jul 292010
 
Conflicting Realities

This is a copy of my latest post on the Communitas Collective blog. For the last few months my Crohn’s Disease has been a little better. That’s a reality I’m very happy about. A couple of weeks ago my Crohn’s Doctor did an internal exam. She only had time to make brief comments right afterwards, which were that the worst affected places didn’t look significantly [more]

Jul 072010
 
Summer mornings

This is a copy of my latest post on the Communitas Collective blog. On summer mornings I like to go out early. It’s warm but not hot and it’s quiet. I like to see the morning sun shining through the trees and across the grass of the parks near my house. And enjoy the peacefulness before the busyness of the day gets underway. I was [more]

Jun 162010
 
The right package

This is a copy of my latest post on the Communitas Collective blog. When I signed up for broadband TV I thought I chose the cheapest package. Recently, I threatened to cancel because of price increases and that produced an interesting disclosure from the company. I could save $20 a month if I cut back to broadband network channels only. I wish I’d known that [more]

May 262010
 
The art of asking questions

This is a copy of my latest post on the Communitas Collective blog. The work of art placed in front of me certainly was beautiful. But it wasn’t there just to be admired – I was supposed to eat it. “What is it?” I asked my brother, curious and a little apprehensive. Questions can be powerful. Sometimes we ask because we want information or reassurance. [more]