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My COVID Times Diary – the highs and lows

My COVID Times Diary – the highs and lows 5/31/2020 Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And that no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dreams, because … Continue reading

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My COVID Times Diary – A Little Levity

My COVID Times Diary – A Little Levity We don’t laugh because we are happy, we’re happy because we laugh.              ~ William James We’re living in serious times, people are anxious, afraid they’re feeling uncertain about their future and the … Continue reading

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My COVID Times Diary – Living our values

My COVID Times Diary –  Living our values I’m frustrated and angry.  My anger and frustration comes from seeing how few people in our society understand basic graphs and data.  How simple scientific concepts just seem to elude people.  Even … Continue reading

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Happiness is Dina’s Daily Dose

Happiness is Dina’s Daily Dose The miracle is not that we do this work, but that we are happy to do it.             ~ Mother Teresa So we’re all facing some hard times, I can tell with the folks I … Continue reading

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My COVID Times Diary – Back to “Normal”

My COVID Times Diary – Back to “Normal” Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them; that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like. ~ Lao … Continue reading

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Is this the End? = My Covid Times Diary

Is this the End? –  My Covid Times Diary The species will continue, whatever apocalypse we manage to unleash. It just won’t be much fun to live through. ~ Naomi Alderman A reminder that these Covid Times posts are a … Continue reading

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My Covid Times Diary – The Great Pause

My Covid Times Diary – The Great Pause You cannot fast-forward time, you cannot rewind it, and you cannot pause it; you can only waste or benefit from it. ~ Matshona Dhliwayo I was thinking the other day while out … Continue reading

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My Covid Times Diary – Inequality

My Covid Times Diary – Inequality As long as poverty, injustice and gross inequality exist in our world, none of us can truly rest.  ~ Nelson Mandela So here we are in week four or five of our shelter in … Continue reading

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My Covid Times Diary – Fear

My Covid Times Diary – Fear Fear cuts deeper than swords. ~ George RR Martin Ok, let’s all just admit it, we’re all scared as hell! And in fact we should be, we are facing the largest pandemic since the … Continue reading

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How to Happily Shelter in Place

How to Happily Shelter in Place When setbacks arise – and they will from time to time – regroup, recharge, refocus and refine ~ Rasheed Ogunlaru So tonight I wanted to address something that we are all going through, sheltering … Continue reading

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