Staying Still to Break a Pattern

This has been my pattern over the last five or six years: get a new job, move, move again, get a new job. And although some people would say this is normal (expected, even recommended), it didn’t feel normal. It felt like I was running from something. When I thought about “WHY?!”, the answer wasn’t […]

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Orquestra Arte Viva. Audit—rio Ibirapuera. S‹o Paulo. Brasil. 30/05/2010.
Regncia: Amilson Godoy. Convidados: Nando Reis, Paula Toller e Roberta S‡.
Fotos: Gerardo Lazzari;

Why do the successful people with easy lives talk so much?

First, let’s be clear. In no way am I trying to devalue someone’s experience, or make it seem like one person’s story is better than another for any reason. The point of this post is to say: we need to hear more stories from people who have been. through. shit. Good. Glad we got that […]

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Things I Wish I Could Get For Kids.

I have a hard time around kids’ birthdays. There are things I would like to give them, but can’t because they’re not sold in stores. I’d probably have to go to some magical school for this, like Hogwarts or something, but I’d be willing to make the trip. A strong sense of who they are. […]

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