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Mosaic was the printed version of WBFN monthly pubication sent to all members; it was discontinued in 2014. Should you be interested pdf versions are made available to our members in our Mosaic Archives.

Musings from Speedwriting

Date: August 01, 2020
You may be wondering what is that? Musings are just thoughts or reflections that you have when you ponder or contemplate.

WBFN’s Virtual Reality

WBFN’s Virtual Reality
Date: July 15, 2020
For WBFN and its dynamic community, the last four months have been a period of reinvention and adjustment...

Thursday Travels to our Country Offices

Thursday Travels to our Country Offices
Date: July 01, 2020
Come travel with us virtual to our Country Offices.....

Supporting Our Colleagues: Mental Illness and...

Supporting Our Colleagues: Mental Illness and Depression
Date: June 01, 2020
Supporting Our Colleagues: Mental Illness and Depression- ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​I do not think we are hearing enough from staff as many are likely suffering in silence; fearful or unable to reach out. Home-based work may simply compound the feelings of isolation.

in memoriam: Louise Shimizu

Louise Shimizu
Date: May 15, 2020
in memoriam: Louise Shimizu, It is with great sorrow that we have to announce that our dear friend, Louise Shimizu, passed away on Monday April 27, 2020 at her home in North Bethesda.

How To Make a no Sew Mask

Kumi Toya
Date: May 01, 2020
My name is Kumi Toya. I am an expat partner, a mother of two, and I work from home.......

Life in quarantine in Addis Ababa – Ethiopia

Life in quarantine Addis Ababa downtown – Busiest area in town, totally vacant at the moment.
Date: April 15, 2020
In Ethiopia, COVID 19 was out there in a distant world until March 13th ..........

Rebuilding a Community When You Relocate

WBFN South Africa
Date: March 15, 2020
Most of us at WBFN have moved at least once.  Leaving behind everything familiar and starting over can be a challenge.

From pajamas to friendship, and how the WBFN has...

Ana Libisch
Date: March 01, 2020
a 30 something year old woman .....having to leave her comfort zone, friends, family, her lovely apartment, her plants, the amazing coastline of Uruguay.......