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Norma Thatcher, Author

Welcome to my blog! Sometimes I’ll offer advice about public speaking. Maybe I’ll tell you a story. Or perhaps I’ll make you laugh, teach you something interesting, or help you think a bit differently on a topic. Please consider subscribing so you don’t miss any of my posts.

 

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Welcoming the Sun

Welcoming the Sun

One of my favorite wall calendars of all time featured photos of some of the stained glass works of Louis Comfort Tiffany (1848–1933). As Macklow Gallery eloquently states on their website, Tiffany “forged a unique style that combined superb...

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Rise and Shine

Rise and Shine

Non-English speakers learning our language face a common hurdle: idioms. A strange word in and of itself, an idiom is defined as “a group of words established by usage as having a meaning not deducible from those of the individual words.” So cats...

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Take Me Home, Country Road

Take Me Home, Country Road

If you’ve ever attended Sunday School or Christian education, you likely have heard the Parable of the Prodigal Son. The younger son of a wealthy...

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You Can Do It

You Can Do It

At physical therapy today, in the silence of the room where my therapist was quietly massaging my shoulder, I could hear another therapist cheering...

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If I Had Known

If I Had Known

Mindfulness is an essential part of living a benevolent life full of caring and the fulfillment it brings. As part of my recent training to be a...

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One Right Answer

One Right Answer

I have a low latent inhibition level. It sounds a lot sexier than what it actually means. But I’m happy to have learned that I have it, so no need...

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