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Focus in an Age of Distraction

There’s no small irony that I lost track of the trail hiking down Mount Watatic as I was pondering the Innovation HUB show “Our Multitasking Romance” on WGBH Radio. I’d been listening to the discussion, hosted by Kara Miller, about … Continue reading

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Wisdom and Beauty from a Young Violinist

I have to confess, my first instinct was to switch over to sports radio when I heard the next On Point Radio hour segment was focusing on a violinist I’d never heard of. Granted, I can’t name too many violinists. I appreciate … Continue reading

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Wisdom from Mystery Voice on Fresh Air

Last week I caught a snippet of Terry Gross interviewing a writer reflecting on his life, his work and the creative process. The conversation was very compelling, with the author being reflective and very passionate, speaking from the vantage point … Continue reading

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Post of the Week: The New American Localism

I anticipate my Post of the Week shout-out will typically go to a fellow blogger, as it did in last Saturday’s inaugural post. But this week I just had to give the nod to a big news source, because this … Continue reading

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