|posted by Donna|
Throughout my career as a registered nurse, I worked primarily in community health settings,such as home care, hospice in the home, and schools. Aside from the health care aspect of my work, community health settings reminded me to:
know and acknowledge my values, social customs and attitudes; and
be open to learning the values, social customs, and attitudes of the people with whom I came in contact.
Interactions with clients, families, and colleagues were enhanced when I remembered to live out the above two ways of being.
Since I began blogging in January 2010, I have experienced wonderful connections with fellow bloggers as I was open to learning the values, social customs, and attitudes exhibited in the blogosphere.
As I perused various sites, one blogging community caught my eye - High Calling Blogs. This site truly lives up to the their tag line: Real Community. Shared Values. I decided to join this community because:
- blogging in community enriches writing, learning, sharing
- real community and shared values enhance the process and product