When Every Space has a Purpose

Nature is the room designed for rest and respite


Oh, you fool of a mother I chastise myself as I wind up my inquisition: “How are you this morning? What are you doing? Is your homework done? Hurry up or you’ll be late for school!”

Without looking up, he flicks his phone on the bed, “Yeah, yeah, yeah.” Irritated with my own lateness and overwhelmed by…




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Jen Gippel PhD

Jen Gippel PhD

Ph.D. Finance, MSc Creativity Studies | Combining science and personal experience I write about Aging, Creativity, and Life.

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