• Week 2

    When you think of giving attention to something, you might think of carefully studying it. Standing still, staring hard, concentrating. Observing it and trying to capture its smallest details so that you can know it. This type of focused attention is not as easy when you’re moving. It’s difficult to stare when you’re trying to…

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  • Week 1

    Welcome to Finding Wonder in the World and the Words While Outside and in Motion! My name is Sara Puotinen. I live in South Minneapolis, 4 blocks from the Mississippi River Gorge. Over five years ago, I began a project that combined my research and writing in ethics and storytelling with my growing interest in…

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