Archive for August 2014

Crummy Jobs for Animals

Would you leave your home to perform in a tutu in center ring?
Animals volunteer for some really crummy jobs in this Earth life. It’s always the fault of human beings when they are humiliated, overworked, physically abused, and forced into roles we find amusing or profitable or simply another venue for our own sicknesses and sociopathy.  Here are some examples of crummy jobs for which thinking, compassionate,... Read more »

The One Grammar Rule You Should Break!

This is Tony, the cat we added to our household a year or so ago, when he came to the door for his daily dinner and clearly asked to come inside, because he was tired of fighting for his life in the wild. Tony is a “he” – not an “it” – no matter what... Read more »

Animals Teach Us How To Take A Break

Hug another species.
Animals teach us how to take a break and live in the moment with love and gratitude for the very act of being. Put the phones and computers away, disconnect, and get in touch with Earth, sky, water, and the living beings that share your space. Now is where you live. All of those things... Read more »

Robin Williams Meets Koko The Gorilla

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My first year at Indiana University in Bloomington, I was a language major, and after switching to biological science as a sophomore, I thought I would find a career working with animals such as Koko the gorilla, who had learned more than 1,000 human words and was able to converse, proving that human beings were... Read more »
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    Denise Norberg-Johnson

    Denise Norberg-Johnson is an Animal Communicator and Reiki Master, who also works with animals and their people as a Certified LifeLine Practitioner. As a former biology teacher, construction contractor, business trainer and financial writer, she has spent her life engaged in a continuous learning process. An award-winning speaker and author, she has been interviewed on television, radio, and in print, and anticipates the publication of her book, "Animals Know! - What Animals Teach Us" in early 2013. Denise's formal education includes an M.B.A., a Masters degree in Teaching, a B.A. in Biological Science, and an A.A. in Architectural Interior Design. When she is not reading voraciously, dancing as if no one is watching, or attempting to play her junior high school violin recital pieces, she amuses herself by annoying her husband Dave and their six rescued cats.

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