My Autobiographical Pattern – A Little Side Exploration… Into A Vulnerable Truth

... To distract me from answering the real question: "What will this piece say about me?" Before I dive into how this question makes me feel, I need to let off a little steam... "🤨😖😩🤬🤬🤯🥶😱" (Mini-Rant: The emojis are lame and just don't release the feeling the expletives I want to scream out! Since I've … Continue reading My Autobiographical Pattern – A Little Side Exploration… Into A Vulnerable Truth

Odds & Ends – I Surrender…

... to my multitude of interests! Start with taking a look at my ever growing  Pinterest account which has 70 distinct boards with over 12,000 Pins, and I'm sure I could easily sub-categorize them even further into strong interests. I really believe that if I could split myself in 70 I could possibly find time to … Continue reading Odds & Ends – I Surrender…

Odds & Ends – What’s Next

I kinda didn’t take the day off yesterday… I just couldn’t sit still, so I started putting some order to the list of projects I want to add to my blog and I started to see connections… First, I want to thank my friend Richard Tardiff for planting seeds of connection throughout what I’ve been … Continue reading Odds & Ends – What’s Next

Day 23 – What I Want To Do- 30 Days to Clearly Defining It

I am a proud “Don’t know it all” Following yesterday’s realizations that talking about what I want, isn’t bringing me closer to any of it, I am starting with a self-description. I recently watched the Ted talk by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie- The danger of a Single Story - where she cautions us about the passive … Continue reading Day 23 – What I Want To Do- 30 Days to Clearly Defining It

Day 15 – What I Want To Do- 30 Days to Clearly Defining It

Well, it’s been leading up to this, hasn't it? A few days ago, on Day 11 to be precise, I concluded that I want to tell stories. Not just any stories, but other people’s stories. Stories about the amazing things people do, even when they don’t realize they are amazing. More on this later… Can … Continue reading Day 15 – What I Want To Do- 30 Days to Clearly Defining It

Day 11 – What I Want To Do- 30 Days to Clearly Defining It

OK, so, yesterday I determined I wanted to help others. Borrowing the deeply passionate call to action from Linda Cliatt-Wayman : “So What, Now What?” What am I going to do with this desire? Where do I start? Who do I help, and who do I not help? How can I help this someone? These, … Continue reading Day 11 – What I Want To Do- 30 Days to Clearly Defining It