Define “Spiritual” annahavron.com
Notoriously hard to define, but I’m trying.
“Here’s the deal. The human soul doesn’t want to be advised or fixed or saved. It simply wants to be witnessed — to be seen, heard and companioned exactly as it is.” - Parker Palmer “The Gift of Presence, The Perils of Advice”
In the Moment annahavron.com
Problem 1: screen blocker
Problem 2: randomized keyboard reprogrammer
Solution: give him his own cubicle
Warning Lights annahavron.com
How do I know when I’m losing my mind? Easy. I wrote it down.
Indoors today because of air quality from wildfire smoke. In the early 1970s, we lived near Los Angeles. I remember the skies being yellow due to the smog. I also remember, indoors, my grandmother, mother, and father smoking cigarettes. Lots of cigarettes. And lots of smog.
Okay, y’all; we really mean it.
(Taphouse in Virginia, for Father’s Day burgers.)
Holding the Space annahavron.com
On making room for the slow, messy, unpredictable process of living out your values.
What is fun about going to an overnight conference: I get to use my travel-friendly enamel Moomin mug! It also reminds me of my daughter, who got it for me when she was living in Finland.
Weird. No matter how much I procrastinate, the task I’m putting off is still there. I thought I could outwait it, but no.
Sadly, only 3 countries:
Not counting airport stops. For it to count, I have to have set foot in the country, outside of one of its airports.
My hope is someday to be able to travel much more outside the U.S.
42 U.S. States
- New Hampshire
- New Jersey
- New Mexico
- New York
- North Carolina
- Rhode Island
- South Carolina
- West Virginia
1 U.S. District
- of Columbia
I would love to see the sandhill crane migration in Nebraska someday. I saw them in Alaska quite a bit.
May! May! May! May! May!
Professional Wild Birds annahavron.com
Maybe they actually do know what they’re doing.
How does your community help you live out your values? annahavron.com
Technology increases our ability to choose communities. How do your values enter in?
City Hawk annahavron.com
Not just pigeons in Manhattan.
Grateful that the office cats chose to work with me today. Happy Caturday. 🐈
Learned to check Eastern bluebird nest boxes today, and hoping to do it for many years to come.
No matter how much I practice taking photos, I will never truly capture the quality of the light. November 2022.
The Shenandoah river, a mirror for heron rookery. Bluebells on shore about to bloom.
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