Articles Posted in the " community building " Category


  • Are You a Leader?

    Today we’re talking about the role of leadership in a community. Are you a leader? (Of course, you are!) A real community is a group of ALL leaders. Hmm… let’s talk about that!


  • Where Do You Really Belong?

    We’re gathering at the LFI porch! We’re talking about communities—and cliques! We all need a place where we belong but there is a huge difference between the two. Drop by and share your thoughts!



  • Where Have All the Porches Gone?

    If you’ve been here at Life, for instance before you know I call this place the “LFI porch”. It’s a virtual gathering place where we come together to relax and share our thoughts. Has anybody else noticed..


  • Do You Strive for Perfection?

    Are you a perfectionist? I used to be. But now I’m thinking of giving imperfectionism a try. I read this thought-provoking article about perfectionism and it made me wonder if perhaps I am already in transition. Imperfectionism sounds..


  • What Makes Your Heart Sing?

    For as long as I can remember I have wanted to be a writer. I was nine when I started to write my first book and eighteen when I wrote, re-wrote, researched and re-wrote again my second..


  • Do You Know Who You Are?

    I invite you to join in a community-building exercise. A community is a place where you enjoy authentic human connection. What does it mean to be authentic? It means to be genuine, true and real. The question..


  • Technology: Are We Too Connected?

    There are many who say we are too connected via our smart phones and social media sites. Months ago I was inclined to agree. Technology like smart phones, iPads, and iPods are like brand new toys so..