Obstacles

Obstacles, of course, are developmentally necessary: they teach kids strategy, patience, critical thinking, resilience and resourcefulness.
―Naomi Wolf

What obstacle is currently serving as your teacher?

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Help!

Sometimes the greatest expression of resilience is to recognize when you are in over your head, and call for help.

What gets in the way of your asking for help?

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Unexpected

“Resilience is all about being able to overcome the unexpected. Sustainability is about survival. The goal of resilience is to thrive.”
―Jamais Cascio

How has overcoming the unexpected allowed you to thrive?

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Rosh Hashana

It is Jewish practice to celebrate the New Year by eating an apple dipped in honey, inviting such sweetness into the year to come.

How has a vision of what you hoped for made you more resilient?

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What Remains

Humans, sadly, are capable of stunning acts of destruction. Nature is capable of stunning acts of re-birth. So, for that matter, are humans.

Where do you see signs of re-birth around you?

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