Perspectives
in the Park
By: Bobbi Klein & Jack Gillen
www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
1 Day in Chicago
www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
5 People &/ or Groups
www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
10 Short Stories
www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
“I really wish you’d come to Tokyo with
me next year for the celebration
Angela, your mother’s going to get the
key to the...
The museum had gotten creative and
designed “Quiet” signs, similar to the
ones at PGA tournaments held by over
enthused fa...
What’s Your Perspective?
www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
"When you change the way you
look at things, the things you look
at change” -Wayne Dyer
www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in...
“Perspectives create your reality. They
can hold you back or expand you into
knew dimensions of being, allowing you
to thr...
A woman always knows when she’s
being watched upon, and Daphne
could tell that now in her early
sixties she has gone from ...
She thought it was almost scientific
how a simple piece of street art
could harness the image of an
entire city and warp i...
How Do You See the World?
www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
The energy and brilliance of
walking through the park knowing
that you are being photographed
was amazing and fulfilling.
...
“Life has a way of working out and
making it a great celebration with
people that I love,” Karen said.
www.bobbiklein.com/...
It was a given, the sky is blue, cake
is delicious, and the Vavrick girl
and the Hammer girl are best
friends.
www.bobbikl...
She read the words, but they did not
have any meaning. Her mind was in
another place thinking about where
she wanted to be...
When we start doing what we
love, there is an incredible amount
of passion visible, and it is difficult
for people not to ...
...“I wonder what would happen if
people began to follow their intuition
instead of someon eles’s desires.”
Marc replied, ...
Are You Judging Others?
www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
Jenna and her friends have for
several months wondered how to
best tell Kristy McElly that it was
okay for her son to have...
She let the rain cleanse her
insecurities, the doubts worthiness. In
many ways she was like the rain, going
through life w...
See, for Marissa, her dating life was
upside down. People were trying to set
her up with guys who did not know
how to take...
She had her morning cup of coffee
bulletproof style now (with pastured
butter instead of cream). It gave it a
richer taste...
She was one cab ride away from
change, something Daphne hated
more than almost anything, and the
change that was more frig...
Over the years Hoken had watched
helplessly as he transformed in his
Heather’s eyes from solid provider to
out-of-touch pe...
The prosecution argued that he would
use me to get information on Hollie
when I hung out with her. That last
one made me s...
“I am not going to be like Paula Deen
and help promote diabetes across the
United States and the world saying all
of these...
Many saw Marissa as a person that
was just traveling around the world
and did not have any desire to settle
down, but thos...
Children from school or the
neighborhood that she didn’t even like
would come over for “play-dates” and
spend a whole afte...
Bobbi Klein @bobbiklein
Jack Gillen @jgill444
www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
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Bobbi Klein and Jack Gillen have written a book on the psychological study of perspectives using short stories from a day in Millennium Park in Chicago. You never know what you will find in this with excerpts from Broadway, the misfit movement, paleo, doctors, passions, high school drama, writers, photographers, and teenage mothers.

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  1. 1. Perspectives in the Park By: Bobbi Klein & Jack Gillen www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  2. 2. 1 Day in Chicago www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  3. 3. 5 People &/ or Groups www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  4. 4. 10 Short Stories www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  5. 5. “I really wish you’d come to Tokyo with me next year for the celebration Angela, your mother’s going to get the key to the city!” www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  6. 6. The museum had gotten creative and designed “Quiet” signs, similar to the ones at PGA tournaments held by over enthused fans waiting to catch a glimpse of Tiger Woods, with details of “sleeping man inside.” www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  7. 7. What’s Your Perspective? www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  8. 8. "When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change” -Wayne Dyer www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  9. 9. “Perspectives create your reality. They can hold you back or expand you into knew dimensions of being, allowing you to thrive in new ways you would've never perceived as possible.” -Jenn Seffrin www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  10. 10. A woman always knows when she’s being watched upon, and Daphne could tell that now in her early sixties she has gone from being a metaphoric Vogue Magazine to Parade Weekly. www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  11. 11. She thought it was almost scientific how a simple piece of street art could harness the image of an entire city and warp it in such an amusing way. www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  12. 12. How Do You See the World? www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  13. 13. The energy and brilliance of walking through the park knowing that you are being photographed was amazing and fulfilling. www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  14. 14. “Life has a way of working out and making it a great celebration with people that I love,” Karen said. www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  15. 15. It was a given, the sky is blue, cake is delicious, and the Vavrick girl and the Hammer girl are best friends. www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  16. 16. She read the words, but they did not have any meaning. Her mind was in another place thinking about where she wanted to be and what she wanted to do with her life. www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  17. 17. When we start doing what we love, there is an incredible amount of passion visible, and it is difficult for people not to notice. www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  18. 18. ...“I wonder what would happen if people began to follow their intuition instead of someon eles’s desires.” Marc replied, “The world would be a wonderful place to live.” www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  19. 19. Are You Judging Others? www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  20. 20. Jenna and her friends have for several months wondered how to best tell Kristy McElly that it was okay for her son to have a snack time, not a snacks time. www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  21. 21. She let the rain cleanse her insecurities, the doubts worthiness. In many ways she was like the rain, going through life with a solid bravery, never knowing quite where she was going to land…and she liked that. www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  22. 22. See, for Marissa, her dating life was upside down. People were trying to set her up with guys who did not know how to take Marissa’s philosophies on life, friend of friends, and the classic, “he is in the same industry as you.” www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  23. 23. She had her morning cup of coffee bulletproof style now (with pastured butter instead of cream). It gave it a richer taste without the creaminess of adding heavy cream. She began to watch the sunrise and thank God for this wonderful day that she has to live. www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  24. 24. She was one cab ride away from change, something Daphne hated more than almost anything, and the change that was more frightening to her than a botched up surgery was the change that would occur within herself after admitting that she was getting old. www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  25. 25. Over the years Hoken had watched helplessly as he transformed in his Heather’s eyes from solid provider to out-of-touch pest. www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  26. 26. The prosecution argued that he would use me to get information on Hollie when I hung out with her. That last one made me so sick to my stomach I cannot even begin. www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  27. 27. “I am not going to be like Paula Deen and help promote diabetes across the United States and the world saying all of these grains are super healthy in this cupcake with icing that has twice as much fake sugar as a soda and enough margarine to make a French pastry chef cringe,” she decided. www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  28. 28. Many saw Marissa as a person that was just traveling around the world and did not have any desire to settle down, but those who knew her best knew that the opposite was true. www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  29. 29. Children from school or the neighborhood that she didn’t even like would come over for “play-dates” and spend a whole afternoon as her mother’s captive audience as she performed her greatest Saturday morning hits for them live in her den. www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park
  30. 30. Bobbi Klein @bobbiklein Jack Gillen @jgill444 www.bobbiklein.com/perspectives-in-the-park

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