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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Walz needs to return to consensus building
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February 10, 2019
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Be brave enough to share the load
Teal mascara blended with Smurf-blue eyeliner and rolled down my face. The giant bangs were still firmly in place, but the makeup was a force with which to be reckoned. One-ply tissue was not quite doing its job after two hours worth of sobbing from the front row of the theater. My...
February 10, 2019 - 10:02am
August 12, 2018
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Ready to make a difference?
Online registration, check. Tennis shoes, check. Support from family and friends, check. A clear calendar on the morning of Sept. 8, check. Ready...
August 12, 2018 - 7:05am
May 13, 2018
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Candid conversation is exactly what we need
A conversation began recently in a social setting that required name tags. It was an everyday encounter, one that was pleasant and wouldn't necessarily...
May 13, 2018 - 7:42am
April 8, 2018
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Make a game of finding the good in your life
I tripped across a travel journal from a California trip my family took last fall. I was reminded of an open air fruit market that was stocked...
April 8, 2018 - 11:15am
February 11, 2018
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: The best therapy can be right at your feet
"I can't run." That was a phrase the 23-year-old me used in social situations when athletic people talked about jogging. The truth is, I didn't ever really try. I soon became disappointed with the person in the mirror who claimed only to run if a bear was chasing her. In a moment...
February 11, 2018 - 9:48am
December 10, 2017
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: How do we talk to the loss survivors of suicide?
Greetings by our diagnosis or suffering are a normal part of our everyday experience. We are good people who care deeply about each other and...
December 10, 2017 - 2:15pm
November 12, 2017
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Together we can face any crisis
I didn’t grow up in a home of hunters, but we did own guns. By the time I came around, my dad’s hunting days were long gone but I still understood...
November 12, 2017 - 9:25am
October 10, 2017
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: The bootstrap analogy is loaded with assumptions
Inside jokes can take us way back to a distinct time and place, to familiar feelings of deep friendship and understanding. One such time for...
October 10, 2017 - 10:28am
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: ‘Prevention’ and ‘hope’ are key words in suicide conversation
Suicide is not a word that is thrown around lightly. For some, it conjures up feelings of discomfort and squeamishness. Some folks may say the...
September 10, 2017 - 8:20am
February 5, 2017
Kelly Brevig column: Be someone who is willing to help
According to the American Counseling Association, vicarious trauma is the “emotional residue of exposure that counselors have from working with people as they are hearing their trauma stories and become witness to the pain, fear, and terror that trauma survivors have endured.”...
February 5, 2017 - 7:57am
December 4, 2016
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: An 'ordinary' spark of hope
While sharing incredible stories of Christmas Magic, a dear friend told me about an amazing group of women who have anonymously been changing the world.
December 4, 2016 - 5:30am
November 6, 2016
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: The power of your vote, your voice
Sitting at Raphael's Bakery on a Saturday morning, enjoying the first sip of coffee as it hits my veins, I overhear a gentleman asking a friend, and "So are you voting next week or moving to Canada?"
November 6, 2016 - 8:34am
October 2, 2016
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: When you are called to 'do the right thing'
A recent memory emerged for me this past week. It came bubbling up out of nowhere and presented itself in a profound moment. I'm still not sure what led me to this story, but it is one that I am rather proud of and wanted to share. It is a story my grandma told me, and at the time,...
October 2, 2016 - 6:00am
June 6, 2016
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: When there is hope, there will always be healing
Several years ago, I was gifted a very fun stress ball. It was filled with a glittery liquid and sea creatures, was soft and rubbery to the touch and difficult to put down.
June 6, 2016 - 11:21am
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Learning to change comes from within
The year was 1988. The movie was "Beaches." I was the girl sitting in the front row of the theater with all her junior high friends, sobbing my guts out. After the movie, we joined about two dozen other young women in the bathroom, all dabbing our thick 80's blue mascara. Everyone...
December 6, 2015 - 12:30am