Tag: "support"

This Week's Small Step: Donate and Say No

March 16th, 2012
The phone rang. On the other end was a woman who clearly cared about her cause. She began her plea with statistics about human lives and human deaths and offered me – a stranger on her list – a chance to change the ratio. "Can you help with a small don… more »

This Week's Small Step: Ask for Help

March 9th, 2012
At some time over the course of next seven days you're going to need some help. Maybe you'll need someone lift something with you. Or you'll need an associate to give you some feedback before coming to a final decision. Whether it be physical or mental, large or small, we're going to need assistance. more »

Imagining a Life Without Libraries

October 4th, 2011
Some may describe it as stuffy and obsolete, but I think of a library as captivating and futuristic. I cannot imagine life without. I fear that I soon may have to. When I was a teenager, my Mom would take me to the library keep my brain alive during… more »

The Tools May Change, but the Work Remains the Same

January 4th, 2011
I learned a new word today thanks to Merriam Webster: netroots. It's not in my traditional old dictionary; it's only a few years old. more »