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  • Author: Kate Burgess

    Take The Shot

    I texted a picture of the darkened dashboard clock reading 6:19am to a girlfriend of mine and wrote, “If you can’t beat em’…join them. What it takes to see and be with my daughter.” Its deer hunting season in Wisconsin and mine is a family that hunts. That means waking up before dawn, dressing in layers of warm clothing and camouflage, driving to a designated spot and waiting…sometimes for hours…for the right moment and the right white tail deer. My […]

    LOVE

    Love is power. Our ability to love is power. In every story ever told, there is always an element of love. In every song ever written, there is an element of love. As I’m writing this, the words to a favorite Beatle’s song comes to mind… “There’s nothing you can do that can’t be done. Nothing you can sing that can’t be sung. Nothing you can say but you can learn how to play the game. It’s easy. Nothing you […]

    Buoyancy

    When Pantone announced that Living Coral 16-1546 was the Pantone Color of the Year for 2019, they described it as having the ability to “…to provide comfort and buoyancy in our continually shifting environment.” Buoyancy. It’s a word that bears a definition surrounded by somewhat differing synonyms such as vigor, cheerful, resilience, strength, balance, growth, optimistic…a lifting effect. (Sounds a bit like elevation to me.) I love that a brand like Pantone calls us to attention and casts a spell […]