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READING A Transplant Surgeon’s Journal . . .

It’s not often that you read or learn something that brings you a completely new perspective. I am reading a book called, “Breathless: A Transplant Surgeon’s Journal – A Tribute to the World’s First Successful Lung Transplants” by physician, Thomas … Continue reading

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The Lived-Experience Expert Title. . .

I consider myself a lived-experience medical expert. From my perspective everyone who’s experienced challenges in their health (who lived to tell) qualifies as a lived-experience expert. My experience with Chronic Kidney Disease and Heart Failure has given me a lot … Continue reading

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From Icon to Man: Nelson Mandela . . .

I try and read something first thing in the morning to inspire me. I probably only read about 10 minutes each morning but it sets a good tone for starting the day. (Some days, I must admit, I get side-track … Continue reading

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Trusting the LEAP . . .

In life we begin to hear and see certain messages over and over again. Right now the re-occurring message is to be fearless and just say, “yes”. Not only am I repeatedly seeing the message I am also being led … Continue reading

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5 things that feel DIFFERENT now that I’ve prioritize my spiritual growth . . .

I started my spiritual book-ends practice with little expectation. (If you’d like a more detailed idea by what I mean by “spiritual bookends”, please read here.) Basically I have committed to spending constructive spiritual time first thing when I wake … Continue reading

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Attitude Check during DELAY . . .

I figure we should keep record of what life is showing us. My theory is that if you show that you’re being conscious and paying attention, perhaps, life will be less inclined to repeat lessons so many times??  This weeks … Continue reading

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