Moments

“Our faith comes in moments; our vice is habitual.” Ralph Waldo Emerson

This week’s heartbeat is delivered with wonder at life’s many shapes of freedom. [Originally posted on 25 September 2003] We learn to take our freedoms for granted, especially (more…)

Times

“It is very difficult to get people to focus on the most important things when you’re in boom times.” Jeff Bezos

[Originally posted on 20 November 2003] This week’s heartbeat is delivered with a reminder of the real value of measured time. This week’s heartbeat is delivered with respect (more…)

Masks

#stayhome

Care for others. During the COVID-19 outbreak, it is essential to practice physical distancing and to wear a mask to prevent the spread of germs when 6 feet (more…)

Permission

“To be given permission to be confused – and remain confused – for as long as it takes would have been a huge gift.” Janet Jackson

[Originally posted on 03 October 2003] This week’s heartbeat is delivered with a reminder of the real value of measured time. I have created a situation for myself (more…)

Uncertainty

“Medicine is a science of uncertainty and an art of probability.” William Osler

[Originally posted on 13 November 2003] This week’s heartbeat is delivered with a reminder of the certainty of uncertainty. Much anxiety comes from living in a world of (more…)