Category Archives: housekeeping

The Incredible, Vanishing Diane

I’m back. Did ya’ miss me? I’ve been away from this blog for two months, and I wish I could say that I was in hot pursuit of goodness, but in fact, I was working overtime to finish a couple … Continue reading

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Cool Stuff Ahead

So, just when I decide to take a breather from all this goodness work, I stumble into some fascinating items online that must be shared. Stay tuned!

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Hello!

I’m back from Puerto Rico, tired, slightly sunburned, but happy. What a trip! I have a new appreciation of geology (and geologists), and have discovered that it’s far more fun to travel with a scientific purpose than a sightseeing goal. … Continue reading

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Catch Up With The Conversation

Thanks to all for your great comments in my posts about Gov. Scott Walker and the events in Wisconsin. I’ve finally had a chance to add my voice to the conversation again, so stop by and look at: Gov. Scott … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico and Still Scrambling

Hello! I’m still here, and still scrambling to get a handle on my new schedule. Hence the light posting this week. But honestly,  more is coming. I’ve got a post on the ever-popular topic of Return on Investment coming up … Continue reading

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Coming Attractions – Updated

I’m going to have to take back one of my Coming Attractions. It turns out that I won’t be posting the transcript of my conversation with Ruth Grant, at least not anytime soon. I just received word that I’ve got … Continue reading

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Coming Attractions

As I catch up with some of what I’ve missed in the last month, I plan to post in the next few days on: The University of Arizona’s response to the Tucson shooting Krista Tippett on civil conversations and the … Continue reading

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The Fine Art of Scrambling

Apologies for being largely AWOL during the month of February. That wasn’t my intention, but rather unexpectedly I got a job. I started work in the midst of a real, live blizzard on Feb. 1, and haven’t stopped scrambling since. … Continue reading

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Hunkering Down

I was supposed to be up at KU today for meetings, but campus has shut down like everything else in the Midwest, and I do mean everything — from K-12 schools to businesses and legislatures. All of this is in … Continue reading

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The Ice Storm Blues

Just a quick housekeeping note to let you know that an ice storm has my electricity flickering on and off. We just went back on after a 2-hour outage, but I have little faith this is gonna hold. If I … Continue reading

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Test Post and Frustration

There’s something very weird going on with the WordPress. (Gremlins, I swear!) I have a post prepared, and I hope I can get it up no later than tomorrow morning. Stay tuned.

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Finally Crawling Out From Under…

… all of that work. There is more exertion to come, but wonder of wonders, I can actually concentrate on the Goodness Project — for now. Be still my heart.

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Distracted

Like the “slain” monster in the final seconds of a horror flick, that big project I  got off my desk 12 days ago is back. (Oh no!) It’s time for me to finally finish the darn thing, so I will … Continue reading

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Happy Happy Joy Joy!

I’ve finally bounced my publication off my desk and onto someone else’s desk. Woohoo! I can now: (1) breathe (2) think about something else (3) work on something else. It’s amazing how much brain space can be sucked up by … Continue reading

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Crazy Busy

A friend just e-mailed me to politely ask why this blog has been quiet for the past week or so. Had I fallen off the edge of the earth or was I crazy busy? I’m pleased to note that I’m … Continue reading

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