Monthly Archives: February 2016

Finding My Zen

My first year out of college, I spent a year teaching in Japan.  I have such wonderful memories of my time there.  I really admired the Japanese work ethic and sense of group consciousness. I especially loved the Japanese way of finding beauty … Continue reading

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Bringing them the Universe

As a young elementary school student (back in the mid-70’s), it was always a thrill to see the school audiovisual aide rolling a projector into our classroom.  It was such a rare treat to watch a film at school.  I sat, mesmerized, as the teacher … Continue reading

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Marketing Magic

In October, my colleague, Kelly, and I attended a library workshop in the Philippines. I was intrigued by the title of the workshop: “Cultural Weeding.” The presenter, Kevin Hennah, has an extensive background in retail merchandising, and he now uses … Continue reading

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