Tag Archives for reflection

Race lessons

A colleague asked me why I run races — it’s not like I’m going to win them. And the answer is different for each race. And it often changes from the time I sign up for the race to when … Continue reading

19. October 2011 by Jackie B
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Where I was, where to go

Sept. 11, 2001 was one of those “where were you when?” moments. I was a high school junior in physics class. The teacher kept Drudge Report on at all times and he first saw the news break there. We turned … Continue reading

03. May 2011 by Jackie B
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Loneliness and resurrection

Get ready because we’re going on a journey in this post. Yesterday I a friend sent me a post about crying in public, about how the fast-paced rhythm of the city shrouds yet magnifies our most private emotions from others. Melissa … Continue reading

24. April 2011 by Jackie B
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Blog gut check

2,375% That’s the increase in traffic on my blog from Monday when I posted The Journalist Diet to Tuesday after I tweeted it and it went around the world. To date, it’s been shared on Facebook 78 times, tweeted 197 … Continue reading

24. March 2011 by Jackie B
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Valentine’s week

Most would say my Valentine’s Day sucked: – my valentine was 1,000 miles away – I spent most of the day with the school board – in between shifts, I went to a matinee of the Natalie Portman/Ashton Kutcher rom-com. … Continue reading

20. February 2011 by Jackie B
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