One Thing is True: Silence is Compliance

One Thing is True: Silence is Compliance

We are living in troubled times. And that, my friends, is the understatement of the year. If you don’t want to read about my political point-of-view, or you don’t want to know that I am not a supporter of the current regime, then you are welcome to click out of here....
Gifts for Dreamers, Thinkers, Lovers, and Travelers

Gifts for Dreamers, Thinkers, Lovers, and Travelers

I’m not much for holidays (humbug, I know), but I do like to give meaningful, sustainable, and useful gifts. So, if you are still looking for a special gift for someone, or for yourself, I present my tightly curated recommendations. Most are books; some are not. Take...
5 Ways to Restore Post-Election Wellness

5 Ways to Restore Post-Election Wellness

To say that the election has left most of us wrung out and worried about the uncertainties that this country (and the world) faces when the president-elect takes over the highest office in the land is an understatement. Regardless of which side you are on, the...
Everything Has a Season (Even Facebook)

Everything Has a Season (Even Facebook)

(I posted the following on Facebook last night. I’m going to delete my account—this move is permanent. For those of you with a strong personal brand, you understand what a big deal this is. But, I couldn’t be happier about my decision). Hello friends, real...
Taking a Holiday From Facebook

Taking a Holiday From Facebook

Are you familiar with my annual Silent Treatment event? The Silent Treatment is my hiatus from social media (with a caveat or two) that I’ve been taking each year in August for the past three years. This year, I decided to leave Facebook for the entire summer. I chose...
You Are Not Broken

You Are Not Broken

You are not broken. Your flaws are not fatal. Your eccentricities and sensitivities don’t make you a monster; they mark you as human. And what, if not that, are you meant to be? You are here to be the highest expression of yourself. You are a thread in the weave of...