Karen’s Musings

Where should civility fit in my outreach to you. . .

I have been thinking a lot lately about the growing incivility of so many in positions of power, whether they are politicians or talk show hosts.  I don’t intend for this blog to be “political” in tone, but I am concerned about how influential some voices are, particularly voices that […]

By October 2, 2009 6 comments Karen's Musings

Thinking about Labor Day…

I was thinking about what Labor Day used to mean to me this morning as I sat by the lake. I taught elementary school in the early 60’s for 8 years and Labor Day meant the end of my glorious time off.  I always went back to the classroom somewhat […]

By September 4, 2009 19 comments Karen's Musings

Each Day Is A New Beginning. . .

After being at a meeting this morning, I was thinking about the joy of this journey we share.  Every one in my group was some one who has become very close to my heart.  But I also thought about all those who haven’t wandered into the recovery rooms yet and […]

By August 15, 2009 10 comments Karen's Musings