Margo McLoughlin Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/98 en The Gift of Metaphor http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/generosity/2009/12/15/gift-metaphor With our thoughts, we make the world... <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/generosity/2009/12/15/gift-metaphor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/generosity/2009/12/15/gift-metaphor#comments Generosity distraction focus Garden insight language meditation Wed, 16 Dec 2009 06:56:00 +0000 Margo McLoughlin 2636 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com The Case of the Reappearing Garbage http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/generosity/2009/11/19/case-reappearing-garbage During the five-week civic workers' strike in Toronto this summer, my friend Mohan came home to an unwelcome gift. While he was away someone had deposited a large bag of garbage on his front lawn...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/generosity/2009/11/19/case-reappearing-garbage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/generosity/2009/11/19/case-reappearing-garbage#comments Generosity Life Garbage Strike Gargabe Neighbour Fri, 20 Nov 2009 04:10:00 +0000 Margo McLoughlin 2390 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Caribou http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/generosity/2009/10/21/caribou En route to Jackson, Mississippi, I began a conversation with the man sitting next to me. I had noticed he was reading a gun magazine when the flight left Seattle. “A hunter,” I said to myself,...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/generosity/2009/10/21/caribou" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/generosity/2009/10/21/caribou#comments Generosity Life Alaska Caribou Inupiaq Eskimo Thu, 22 Oct 2009 05:26:00 +0000 Margo McLoughlin 2126 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com A Slow Leak http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/generosity/2009/10/05/slow-leak Contributing one small piece to someone else's puzzle becomes a source of contentment in and of itself.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/generosity/2009/10/05/slow-leak" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/generosity/2009/10/05/slow-leak#comments Generosity compassion helping lovingkindness Tue, 06 Oct 2009 00:51:00 +0000 Margo McLoughlin 2028 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com New shoes http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/generosity/2009/09/13/new-shoes A new pair of running shoes has come into my life. I phrase it like this, instead of “I bought a new pair of shoes,” because, as I am beginning to see, the shoes had a history before they came to me...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/generosity/2009/09/13/new-shoes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/generosity/2009/09/13/new-shoes#comments Generosity Life Mon, 14 Sep 2009 03:14:00 +0000 Margo McLoughlin 1901 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com