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Lessons Learned

The expression “hard-headed” comes to mind as I observe the news. Why do we struggle to learn lessons as we go through life? I have spent some time thinking about the lessons I have learned over the past few months. You probably could make your own list, but I’ll share a few of mine.

Author: Linda Soller | Jul 06, 2020

Strange but Familiar

I have returned to working in the office two days a week. It’s strange but familiar. I continue to be amazed at how we are able to adapt quickly sometimes and not so much other times. I clearly remember the drive home the last day I was in the office and it was much like my drive back to the office the first morning of my return.

Author: Linda Soller | Jun 29, 2020

Expanded Vocabulary

There should be lessons learned relative to our mandated isolation. I was thinking of the new vocabulary I have picked up over the past 13 plus weeks.

Author: Linda Soller | Jun 22, 2020

A Small Thing

I’m tucked into my bedroom/craft room/temporary office trying to be extra quiet. Just downstairs my husband is conducting a virtual conference with 200 attendees. It would not be a good time for me to watch TV, empty the dishwasher, or play music. So, I am quiet. It’s a small thing but important.

Author: Linda Soller | Jun 15, 2020

A Different Disease

We have been struggling relatively briefly with a pandemic, but much longer with a different disease. What disease you ask? First, here is a definition of the word disease. “A disease is a particular quality, habit, or disposition regarded as adversely affecting a person or group of people.” Now, what do you think I am talking about?

Author: Linda Soller | Jun 08, 2020

A Fine Line

It has been my experience that the line between excited anticipation and fear is a fine line. I don’t know about you, but that line is where I am standing today

Author: Linda Soller | Jun 01, 2020