Listen up. It's not simply the gift that matters. It's also the wrapping. Your experiences, your knowledge, your accent, your weird cadence...all of it combine to create someone special.Read More
I wanted to be weird. I've always admired people who have gone against the grain. When people tell me they feel like they don't fit in, I have an immediate sense that I'm going to like them.Read More
As I felt my face kissed by the sun and my hair lifted by the breeze, my thoughts wandered to my entry on the Courage Wall: I wish I had the courage to believe I am enough.Read More
I've been thinking about why it's so darned hard to let go of the things we want to release. The logical side of our brains can tell us that we want to change, but there are other factors at play.Read More
While I believe in the power of thought, I think many of us get stuck there.
We're launching a new interactive public art project called "Soar." The project helps people consider what might be holding them back and invites them to let that go to become more free.Read More
"Let Go." Dozens of people scribed these words, hoping to find a way to lighten their load as they walk through life. But what does it mean, and how do you really do it?Read More
Lately I've felt like I need to shake things up a bit. I need to tap into a different energy that allows me to shake things up and do things differently.Read More
it might seem obvious that we should grow. But what happens when we're not set up for growth?Read More
These fears that are lurking inside of us almost never show up as a tidy fear to overcome. They show up as procrastination, being "busy," anger, avoidance, and so many other behaviors.Read More
Like many people, I had a fear of public speaking. I had taken a speaking course and had read volumes on how to overcome the fear, but nothing seemed to help.Read More
Once the fire's burning, then what?Read More
For a while now, I've had a clear vision of how I can contribute to the world. But a clear vision isn't enough. Vision needs a partner. That partner is desire.
What's possible if you adore and cherish yourself? What might you accomplish if you hold your gifts and talents in the highest regard?Read More
If you've been following my blog for a while, you are probably used to me talking about treating life, and especially the big, challenging, scary, change-making parts of life, as an experiment.Read More