Posts

  • Guest Post: Marti Healy on Painting Life Upside Down
  • The Limits of the Internet, or What Do We Really Desire?
  • What WE’LL BE, Will Be
  • Guest Post: Austin Graff on Ridding the World of Stranger Danger One Airbnb Stay at a Time
  • My Saints March On
  • Being Lovers, Not Fighters
  • God-Glory Concentrate
  • SPACIOUS Moments
  • What happened to friends?
  • Just Be Kind
  • Neighbor’s Table
  • Burning Down the Fireproof Hotel is Available
  • Burning Down the Fireproof Hotel
  • Hitchhiking on Someone Else’s Smile
  • Telling a Damn Good Story without Words
  • Blood and the Occupational Hazards of Love
  • Saratoga WarHorse, Spacious Care for Veterans — Guest Post by Anne Campbell
  • Catherine Woodiwiss, Guest Post, A SPACIOUS Cab Ride
  • Quinoa Falling in the Forest
  • Saint-Exupéry, War, A Smile and Brain Pickings
  • Guest Post by Stacie Marinelli, Spacious Sharing During Cancer Treatment
  • Guest Post: Agam’s Birthday Project
  • Best of 2013
  • Why Are So Many People Pissed Off about Miss America?
  • (Not So) Happily Ever After
  • Operating Room Flash Mob
  • An Off-Key Addition to the Choir
  • Touching Strangers
  • Let’s Start Imperfectly or We’ll Never Start
  • Let’s Get A Reality Check!
  • SPACIOUS Blog
  • Cary’s Book
  • Speaking and Teaching
  • Learning to See “Diamonds in the Rough” Among Us
  • SPACIOUS Spaces
  • SPACIOUS Mobiles
  • Guest Post: Jenna Bonnichsen, aka JBonn
  • “Shower the People You Love with Love”
  • The Human Touch
  • Seeing with the Heart
  • Everything Fits
  • Ball Marks at the French Open, or What Do YOU Have Eyes to See?
  • Keeping My Lies Straight
  • Places in My Past
  • Companionship as Soul Medicine
  • $100 Tips and Toilet Paper Scraps
  • The Pope Weighs In
  • Say What You Want to Say
  • Art in His Heart
  • Flattery Will Get You… Well, It Depends.
  • Don’t Waste My Time with a “Thank-you”
  • Tranquilizing Each Other
  • Hidden Agendas and Sincerity
  • Is It Free?
  • Guest Post by Mary Koppes: Reciprocity: Presence Is Its Own Gift
  • An Apt Word
  • Memories and Memorable People
  • Guest Post: Darcie Purcell, Do As I Say, Not As I Do… A Word for Women
  • Missed Connections State By State
  • Guest Post: Adrienne Stone-Gibilisco — Best Laid Plans
  • Free Love
  • Guest Post: Sue Kranz, A View from the Bottom
  • Private Lives
  • SPACIOUS Consulting
  • If I were a tourist patrol…
  • Ping-Pong Diplomacy
  • Peace Truck
  • I Was Wrong
  • Spamarama, False Hopes and Party Invitations
  • 100 Years to Live
  • Guest Post: Tinkerbell and Collaboration by Natasha Kolar
  • Let’s Do a “Log Jam” Project… but How?
  • The Loneliness of Lying
  • Pride of Place
  • Eye Gazing
  • In Favor of Permeable Social Membranes
  • When We Feel Outcast or Alone
  • Freaks and Geeks We Meet
  • Pregnancy and Toe Jam
  • More Drawstring, Less Lace
  • The Uses of Imagination
  • Flight Delay
  • Christmas Live and on TV
  • Giving Myself Gifts
  • Shine!
  • Mamie & Ike with lipstick, or thrift store joy
  • Why subscribe to our weekly email?
  • Oh, the pianist and the cowboy should be friends
  • “Dissipating the fog of irony”
  • Reader response to the irony conversation
  • Living without Irony
  • If you’re online on Thanksgiving…
  • Door Busters, 12-day waits and shopping frenzy
  • The Tool of Art
  • Skip the turkey; I’ve got to get to Target!
  • It’s hard to tell what’s going on inside anybody.
  • Voting for Something Radical
  • When storms come…
  • Anticipation
  • “This is your brain on GPS.”
  • This piece of planet Earth
  • We may already have what we’re looking for.
  • Random shuffle of friends
  • Ashlee Simpson’s Nose Job
  • Snap decisions and public transportation
  • Niche Aging or SPACIOUS Acres?
  • It all depends on when you snap the photo.
  • Celebrating Marvin Hamlisch
  • Adrenaline Addiction as Metaphor
  • Lord have mercy… why NOT dance?
  • One of life’s enduring questions: “Where’s the bathroom?”
  • Of Mice and Chipmunks
  • “The wonders of God are everywhere, and most people miss ’em,” he said.
  • Today’s guest post is by Natasha Kolar: Friends who play together stay together
  • Whom do you consider a freak?
  • Competing with Michael Jackson
  • I’m far better-looking online.
  • Power to the Grown-ups
  • Empathy for the Filthy Rich
  • Negative Thinking
  • I’m all for naming reality.
  • “No Roaming” Charges
  • Trusting Life with Our Kids, and our Kids with Life
  • Are your dearest nearest?
  • Risky Business
  • Are you a fish living in water?
  • The Sound of One Hand Clapping
  • Family Form Follows Function
  • Lessons Learned at the World Domination Summit
  • Airport Terminals and Transitions
  • The SPACIOUS State Cupcake
  • Haves and Have Nots
  • An evening from scratch
  • God Sightings on the Dance Floor
  • Yet One More Muse, Steve Martin
  • Another Muse, David Byrne
  • My Muses: First, Dave Brubeck
  • Follow the Leader
  • Things I sometimes wonder about…
  • Eat my bubbles!
  • Stock Photos of You
  • You’re Enough Already
  • Kid Power
  • I love random, pointless missions.
  • The SPACIOUS State Playlist
  • Fire and Rain
  • Before You & I Die…
  • One-Trick Ponies and Sailboats
  • The Flight Back to Conversation
  • You Smiled
  • Personal Power and Lady Gaga
  • Which generous one are you?
  • Washington Post features SPACIOUS
  • Who do you want to play with?
  • Fairies and Economists
  • The Eyes of My Heart (or My Google?)
  • An iPod, an Hour, Walking Shoes and 63 Degrees
  • Glory and Crap Coexist
  • The Clues Were There
  • Creeks, the Atlanta Braves and Proust
  • Randomness and the Frank Burke Fan Club
  • I was wrong… nuancing the “for and against” issue
  • “Us and Them,” “For and Against”
  • Camping out to be the first to buy… what?
  • Racism, Gentrification and Sleepovers
  • Wherever You Go, There You Are
  • Snapshots of SPACIOUSness
  • Size does matter; should it?
  • High Heels Aren’t Me
  • Amateur vs. Professional Lovefests
  • Today is Generosity Day
  • In Praise of Messy Outcomes and Favorite Mistakes
  • My Favorite Mistake
  • A Spacious Connection in a Vietnamese Restaurant
  • SPACIOUS beyond the blog
  • What’s sad about having a child with Down syndrome?
  • “People with _________ just aren’t my thing”
  • Love’s the Only House
  • Squirrel Underpants & Being Our Brothers’ Keepers
  • Striving is Overrated
  • The Myth of Sisyphus & Email
  • Funky Toilets, Buses, Headboards & Buildings Lift My Spirits
  • Life is Good (Enough)
  • 2011 was the year I first did… several things!
  • Singular Lives Remembered & Celebrated
  • Guest Post: Spacious Experience
  • Stuff
  • Nerds and Romance Novels
  • “Poor” is not a four-letter word
  • Status Updates of the Free and Easy
  • SPACIOUS Conversation Starters
  • It Had to Be You.. Didn’t It?
  • Look Up
  • The Spacious “State Meal”
  • Too Wired and Connected to be Spacious
  • The Do Good Bus
  • Awkward Silence vs. the Sound of Two Hands Clapping
  • Banishing Stranger Danger
  • Falafel & Tater Tots Together
  • Yo! Toby Keith and Me (Yes, Me, I, My)
  • Cheerleading for Each Other
  • The New Normal
  • Nathan Barnatt & the SPACIOUS “State Dance”
  • "Yes, and…" People
  • Not Elvis
  • Interstates, Blue Highways and Taking the Road Less Traveled
  • Love, Loss and What An Ex Kept
  • Shlumpadinkas and the Intimidating World of Retail
  • Boring is the New Special
  • It Takes All Kinds
  • The Influence of Pearl Fryar: Topiary Bringing Joy
  • Truth or TMI?
  • You are what you read.
  • Live vs. Televised
  • SPACIOUS Events
  • SPACIOUS Shop