They've closed Rumney's gigantic climbing area. Now, climbers - and world - grapple with what to do about our public spaces.
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I am in the morbid habit of checking the U.S. total cases number first thing in the morning. I turn off the alarm on my phone, load the NY Times’ map, …
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[Aspirational] 7am: Wake up, make coffee, 10 minutes of meditation. Mindfulness not exactly at its peak lately. Kids are playing Minecraft on Playstati…
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It’s been difficult to write the past few weeks. My skills don’t seem up to it. I have written, sure, but it’s mostly crap. Unpublishable. I have been …
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Podcast - Episode 8: Wake up callsIf you're not thinking of the current coronavirus pandemic as a wake up call, consider not just how you'll react to this crisis, but the next one as we…
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First off, let me repeat what others have repeated: we will get through this. Panic is not warranted; but changing a range of behaviors most certainly …
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I just finished watching the gloriously trashy train-wreck that is Netflix’s Love Is Blind, and I’m not ashamed to say that I loved every moment.
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Indra Nooyi is worth a watch if you want to see a good, non-politician example of someone who can convincingly say a lot of words that don’t mean anyth…
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In one of my earliest memories, I am in kindergarten at Santa Fe Country Day, a school which no longer exists, and I am sitting alone in a corner by th…
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Hi everyone - I’ve been in Mérida for the past two weeks studying Spanish, writing, and thinking a lot about my next steps for work and life. Without a…
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I’m sure you’ve heard this story before: I was laid off; I didn’t know what to do; I felt like my life was in crisis; I searched within myself, I found…
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Podcast - Episode 7: Lynne Bundesen on feminism, politics, and spirituality (with anecdotes from a storied life)Listen now (63 min) | On this episode I talk with Lynne Bundesen. She is the author of several books on women and spirituality, including the memoir So…
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