I'm a mountain but I'll get over it!
- Name: brad4d
- Location: San Rafael, No. Cal., United States
Journaling conceptual design trends, mostly as "stream of consciousness" as encouragement. Environmental resolve will teach us peace. Paradox mediation provides the next healthy attitude.
Saturday, December 30, 2006
Tuesday, December 26, 2006
The easiest aspect of these kids' lives is their access to information. When they google something and see all the possibilities will they realise how fragile opinions have become? Decisions must be much harder for them.
Thursday, December 14, 2006
People tell me I need to listen more . . as a basic re-action to the intensity I inspire.
My ability to hear MAY be just as powerful, so I have to believe.*
Explaining limitation is a trap to delay progress.
Justifying balance neutalizes advantage to polarization (through healthy debate.)
INTEGRITY RECOGNIZES ITSELF.
Care-ing to listen is a service that should be payed for in trust-development.
I can interview people for their own good, by leading them to new points of view.
Understanding is secondary to entertainment value - playing with concepts.
I show considerations that can be missed (until too late.)
Restorative justice motivates a better community than punitive shame.
Conflict resolution implies contentment found from a situation where no one can be happy. My positive approach is Contentment Counseling.
*Mediation training is a therapy to develop active listening by role-playing exercise
donation a(credit to choose awareness,
when given to share experiences' value.
to manifest it must be given.
Invested interest yields appreciation.
Thursday, December 07, 2006
I use birthday numbers so sometimes Alex says, "only one dollar?" as he flattens my crumpled entry. If the pot gets tempting I'll add a quik pik (& spend $2.) I try not to indulge in front of my kids but my daughter wants a new kitchen so much she started encouraging me.
Friday, December 01, 2006