Brave On!

Brave On!

Queen Elizabeth II passed away today. Two days ago, a friend I walk with in the mornings lost her longtime companion dog. Life can feel so fleeting and sorrowful at times. Some days it’s challenging to bend on and brave on, so I’m ready for a pick-me-up boost. Join...
Fresh Perspective

Fresh Perspective

Every week I meet people who want to give up. Yes, some want to throw in the towel and call it a life. Others simply slump discouraged and defeated unsure of how to move forward. I get it. I’ve been there enough times myself and it’s one of the reasons I write about...
When Your Strength Is Not Enough

When Your Strength Is Not Enough

Let me get extra real with you. Many a day my strength is not enough. In the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic, I faced a dilemma. My clients were dealing with their own fires and not turning to outside contract work. My business was tottering. Gasping even. So...
The Living Isn’t Always Easy

The Living Isn’t Always Easy

  George Gershwin’s 1935 opera “Porgy and Bess  features the classic “Summertime” lullaby, “Summertime and the living is easy.” Hmmm … sorry, Mr. Gershwin, the living isn’t always easy, especially in summertime. I know the jazz-inspired song was...