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11/1/2015 ~ The Quality of Mercy is not Strain’d…

What’s Up Next? Sunday, November 1, 2015 ~ The Quality of Mercy is not Strained Inquiry:  When you’re beginning to sense that your ‘quality of mercy’ has become strained, what do you do?  (Hint: How might you most effectively and graciously … Continue reading

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March 23, 2014 ~ On Turning Points (& Turning Towards)

Sunday, March 23, 2014 ~ On Turning Points (& Turning Towards) Recently — beginning in early February when we discussed the Three Layers of Empathy and continuing up until recent weeks when we explored Scary Honesty & Integrative Expression we’ve considered how to practice various components of … Continue reading

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June 17, 2012 ~ Mindful Dialogue

Sunday, June 17, 2012 Father’s Day Poem: Late Poem to My Father by Sharon Olds Topic du Jour:  Mindful Dialogue ZENVC’s: Communication Flow Chart (PDF format)  Practice w/ Three Elements of Mindful Dialogue: 1) Self-Connection;  2) Honest Expression;  3) Empathic … Continue reading

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June 3, 2012 ~ Introducing the Dialogue Lab & “iGiraffe”

Sunday, June 3, 2012 Introducing the “Dialogue-Lab“ ZENVC’s: Communication Flow Chart (PDF format)  (w/ permission of Catherine Cadden & Jesse Wiens of ZENVC) & iGiraffe (a role play adjunct ‘device’) ZENVC:  “iGiraffe” [click here for additional information on ‘buttons’] The Yoga … Continue reading

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Street Giraffe Consciousness

“Say as you think and speak it from your souls.” ~ William Shakespeare Most quarrels amplify a misunderstanding. – Andre Gide NVC Model (courtesy of CNVC.org): The 2 Parts and 4 Components of NVC Two monologues do not make a … Continue reading

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