The gift of surprise.

Her feedback was "You did a really good job answering their questions. But, it's not an essay test. Say something the audience will be interested to hear." I was prepping for a video interview and working through the questions in-advance. And, she was absolutely right... if this had been an…

The gift of a word.

I'd been carrying it around for such a very long time. Meant to explain me in their eyes. Verbose, direct, judgmental eyes looking. To make sense. Yes. But it never felt quite right. Heavy, it followed me everywhere. Pollution to my thoughts. Then. She gave me a new word. "Passive"…

Strong

You’re not supposed to keep going, and going. You need a rest now and then. Stay open to the clues that it’s time for a break. To breathe. The signs are sneaky…often coming incognito: The quick frustration.The emotions at the surface.The sadness. This is when… You take a morning walk.Listen…