Taking the Leap

Posted by on Jul 26, 2013 | No Comments

I get to be a student today!  I’m very excited.  I love to learn.  About a month and a half ago I signed myself up for a blogging class at the Gotham Writer’s Workshop (don’t you just love that name?).  And then of course I got too impatient to wait until after I took the […]

Taking the Leap

Posted by on Jul 26, 2013 | No Comments

I get to be a student today!  I’m very excited.  I love to learn.  About a month and a half ago I signed myself up for a blogging class at the Gotham Writer’s Workshop (don’t you just love that name?).  And then of course I got too impatient to wait until after I took the […]

Getting present for yourself

Posted by on Jul 25, 2013 | No Comments

I’m glad I was watching.  Perched on the sidewalk in front of me this morning was the most glorious butterfly – totally vulnerable and unaware of how close he came to meeting his maker.  Normally I’m walking with purpose, not paying much attention to anything but my thoughts.  But this morning I thought I’d try […]

The ripple effect of reciprocity compounded

Posted by on Jul 24, 2013 | One Comment

I can hear him and picture him, as if he were in the room with me, “You’ve gotta give, give, give before you get, get, get!” I can’t help but smile when I think of Gary.  My whole person lights up.  Gary embodies these words, borrowed from Joe Charbonneau.  They are words he lives by.  […]

Super Objective Spotlight (Featuring Stew Carson)

Posted by on Jul 23, 2013 | No Comments

Thanks to Kimberly and Onstage for the opportunity to kick off the Super Objective Spotlight series! I chuckle sometimes— when I stop to think of how meaningful my Onstage experience has been in my day-to-day life—that I almost didn’t attend Onstage at all (but that’s another story). Anyone who knows me understands what the game […]

Are you who you show you are?

Posted by on Jul 22, 2013 | 2 Comments

It was a day I’ll never forget.  During my morning “zen time” I had been reading Nathaniel Brandon”s, The Six Pillars of Self-Esteem: The Definitive Work on Self-Esteem by the Leading Pioneer in the Field – I think it was around 2003 (it was definitely before my kiddo was born, as there hasn’t been much “zen” […]