Roses in winter sounds beautiful. The imagery in the picture and poetry change the snowy world.
a rose in winter
Posted on February 24, 2014 by ivonprefontaine
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About ivonprefontaineIn keeping with bell hooks and Noam Chomsky, I consider myself a public and dissident intellectual. Part of my work is to move beyond (transcend) institutional dogmas that bind me to defend freedom, raising my voice to be heard on behalf of those who seek equity and justice in all their forms. I completed my PhD in Philosophy of Leadership Studies at Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA. My dissertation and research was how teachers experience becoming teachers and their role as leaders. I focus on leading, communicating, and innovating in organizations. This includes mindfuful servant-leadership, World Cafe events, Appreciative Inquiry, and expressing one's self through creativity. I offer retreats, workshops, and presentations that can be tailored to your organzations specific needs. I published peer reviewed articles about schools as learning organizations, currere as an ethical pursuit, and hope as an essential element of adult eductaion. I published three poems and am currently preparing my poetry to publish as an anthology of poetry. I present on mindful leadership, servant leadership, schools as learning organizations, how teachers experience becoming teachers, assessement, and critical thinking. I facilitate mindfulness, hospitality retreats. and World Cafe Events using Appreciative Inquiry. I am writing and researching about various forms of leadership, how teachers inform and form their identity as a particular teacher, schools as learning organizations, hope and its anticipatory relationship with the future, and hope as an essential element in learning.
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Great photo and advice. Blessings, Natalie 🙂
Thank you Natalie.
I would like to thank Genie from visiting my blog after I commented here one her Rose in Winter, but I went to her site A PLACE CALLED LOVE and could find no way to leave a comment. Can you help me with this?
Some sites do not have a way to leave comments and Genie’s might be one of those.
I went to Genie’s site and there is no comment or like facility available.
Génie is a great poet, I’ve been reading her blogs for quite a while… merci, Yvon! 🙂
You are welcome Melanie. And, yes she is.