Posts Tagged ‘Truth’

The Problem with Assumptions

(posted by Jeanne on 8-03-2011)

Six weeks into our move we noticed that a generic answering machine had been turned on and fifteen messages had piled up, unanswered. They ranged in importance from the “tragic death of a relative” to “dinner at 7.” I was horrified at the thought of ignoring my callers. I wondered what they made of my silence and imagined that some probably made assumptions… that I was Read more »

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Angels and Demons… in the News

(posted by Jeanne on 6-21-2011)

Today I visited an elderly relative who didn’t recognize me and mistakenly gossiped about me… to me. Ouch! I composed myself and changed the subject but not before Read more »

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Flutter Frame

(posted by Jeanne on 6-01-2010)

I developed the Flutter Frame Technique “60x60x60,” for those times when we’re wrestling with our truth, or more commonly, someone else’s. It’s more symbolic than actual, but it can get us where we need to go quickly.

Flutter Frame (60x60x60)
When viewing a particular point, it helps to consider: 60 different people with 60 different perspectives and recognize that it could be true for 60 seconds, minutes, hours, days, months, years, decades or centuries. Only time will tell. Read more »

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