Monthly Archives: September 2011

Cranes of the World Festival 2011

It was a beautiful, crisp fall day at the Cranes of the World Festival on September 24th. Located at the International Crane Foundation in Baraboo, Wisconsin, the yearly festival celebrates the environmental importance of cranes and their habitats throughout the … Continue reading

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A Week of Mindfulness with Thich Nhat Hanh

In August, I spent a deeply memorable week at a retreat with the venerable Buddhist teacher, Thich Nhat Hanh. The retreat, called “Body and Mind are One” was  held at the YMCA of the Rockies, a place of great beauty … Continue reading

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Tai Chi Animal Frolics in Nepal

Susan Webster, Tai Chi friend and U.W. Social Work professor, got a quick lesson from me in the Tai Chi Animal Frolics form before leaving on a journey to Nepal with a group of her Social Work students. She and … Continue reading

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