We humans are …complicated | Reblog

A slightly biased post – my friend John has written an encouragement to people of a “certain age” to continue to participate in life. Getting along toward that age myself, I completely agree. Click to read the article:¬†John June Amazing Ridiculous

Vindication! | Reblog(s)

Two great posts on the same subject – education and the process of learning. I think they’re great because of positive bias. I happen to think this way, and have banged on this one-string guitar for years. Now hoity-toity peeps have started playing the same¬†song. I’m going to sing along – I already know theContinue reading “Vindication! | Reblog(s)”

Intellectual Faking | bazaar magazine

I’m published again. It’s been a delight to write for bazaar magazine Kuwait, this year. I get to work (virtually) with some lovely peeps.¬†Definitely no intellectual slouches in THAT group. Ramadan Kareem! to the great staff at bazaar magazine. May this month be amazing in ways you don’t expect. Find the article here:¬†http://buff.ly/1qjhtAQ  

Mindfulness for Children

Mindfulness for Children Yes, yes, yesyesyes!!!!! 80% of the referrals the Soor Center receives from schools are for “attention/focus issues.” Kuwait falls into the global norm meaning (5-7%) of those children actually meet the criteria (and there ARE criteria!) for a diagnosis of some form of AD/HD. The rest? Sleep deprivation, attachment trauma, and emotionalContinue reading “Mindfulness for Children”