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Leave Space Between Everything

Even in my 7th decade, I’m as task-directed, goal-focused, and achievement-oriented as they come. Yet with the passing of the years, I’ve learned to leave little breathing spaces in my schedule throughout the day even if I have to create them by force of will (want?). I’ve learned that the true constraint is not time […]

Are You a Stairs Person or an Elevator Person?

I was bounding up three flights of stairs the other day and my young son asked me why we weren’t taking the elevator like some other folks we passed in the lobby. My spontaneous response was “Because we are ‘stairs people’ not ‘elevator people’.” Later I thought about what that meant. It meant that exercise […]

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