Monthly Archives: August 2016

10 things I wish I’d stop losing sight of…

10 things I wish I’d stop losing sight of… Fairly often, in my personal blog, I make a list of things I’ve learned or want to remember so that I do not have to learn them again. I haven’t done the same in my work blog, but have recently been struck by how many times…
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What I Learned In Prison

As I stood at the glass exit of the Allegheny County Prison this afternoon it was hard to feel anything but hope. Waiting for the Corrections Officer (CO) to buzz me back into the world is always a moment of anxiety. I think of the prisoners who only know the inside, who are afraid of…
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Pokemon Go! Unites

Pokémon Go! Unites This picture does not depict the reality of the Pokémon Go craze nor just how easy it is to see our community join together in even the smallest way. My 11-year-old son, Zane and I recently took a day trip to Erie, Pennsylvania to visit Presque Isle State Park. We had read…
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