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Tarot #45: Prince/Knight of Swords, creative intellect without roots

A person who has creative intelligence with no grounding in practical application and/or lacking life relationship building skills or has no interest in these.  You should examine your relationships with the people who are involved in your life to determine … Continue reading

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Daniel C. Dennett: How to Criticize with Kindness

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How to compose a successful critical commentary: You should attempt to re-express your target’s position so clearly, vividly, and fairly that your target says, “Thanks, I wish I’d thought of putting it that way.” You…

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Video: How to be Alone

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A video by fiimmaker Andrea Dorfman and poet/singer/songwriter Tanya Davis. Davis wrote the poem and performed in the video which Dorfman directed, shot, animated by hand and edited. The video was shot in Halifax, Nova Scotia.…

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Video: The Power of Empathy — a quick animated clip that can make you a better person

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This animated clip features Dr. Brené Brown, a research professor at the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work, providing some quick insights into the difference between sympathy and empathy, and explaining why empathy…

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The Best Places Fill You Up and Let You Go: A Note to Generations and The Community Around It

I am in Transition from preschool work into a career in physical therapy. Yesterday I said good-bye to the best job I have ever had and my favorite educational community. So many people impacted my life as a teacher, and … Continue reading

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