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“Learning how to walk through hell effectively”

I’ve started a new book for my career: Building a Bridge While You Walk On It, by Robert E. Quinn. My coach recommended it to me after I devoted several sessions to discussing my job as an internal communications manager for an

“Learning how to walk through hell effectively”

I’ve started a new book for my career: Building a Bridge While You Walk On It, by Robert E. Quinn. My coach recommended it to me after I devoted several sessions to discussing my job as an internal communications manager for an

GRIT

“The true joy of life is to be a force of fortune instead of a feverish, selfish little clod of ailments and grievances complaining that the world will not devote itself to making you happy.” -George Bernard Shaw I got

GRIT

“The true joy of life is to be a force of fortune instead of a feverish, selfish little clod of ailments and grievances complaining that the world will not devote itself to making you happy.” -George Bernard Shaw I got

Awake

This day isn’t ready to let me sleep, although it ran away to yesterday 1 hour and 3 minutes ago. The new day took up the baton of now-yesterday to keep me, head locked, in wakefulness. I lie in bed

Awake

This day isn’t ready to let me sleep, although it ran away to yesterday 1 hour and 3 minutes ago. The new day took up the baton of now-yesterday to keep me, head locked, in wakefulness. I lie in bed

The Sickening

Health-wise, these last few months have been pretty full-on for my partner and me. The downward spiral began about two weeks after my daughter began daycare. I came home from work one day with sudden, intense stomach cramps which quickly

The Sickening

Health-wise, these last few months have been pretty full-on for my partner and me. The downward spiral began about two weeks after my daughter began daycare. I came home from work one day with sudden, intense stomach cramps which quickly

Happiness has made me a dull writer

Yesterday's post about my daughter's love of books was supposed to be more interesting. I was admittedly watching History Channel's Alone when I pecked it out on my phone, one eye watching bush craft enthusiasts build hobbit homes and crab

Happiness has made me a dull writer

Yesterday's post about my daughter's love of books was supposed to be more interesting. I was admittedly watching History Channel's Alone when I pecked it out on my phone, one eye watching bush craft enthusiasts build hobbit homes and crab

Watching my toddler enjoy books is awesome

  My little girl is chirping and garbling her her way through her favorite books these days.  Bega bega gagaga mamama op-of beGA, she says as she turns the cardboard pages. I never get sick of reading to her. If

Watching my toddler enjoy books is awesome

  My little girl is chirping and garbling her her way through her favorite books these days.  Bega bega gagaga mamama op-of beGA, she says as she turns the cardboard pages. I never get sick of reading to her. If

Body blues

When you’re a child, your body is lithe. You barely even notice it. With just a touch of practice, you swing your legs over the uneven bars on the playground and flip around and around, your ponytail whipping the ground.

Body blues

When you’re a child, your body is lithe. You barely even notice it. With just a touch of practice, you swing your legs over the uneven bars on the playground and flip around and around, your ponytail whipping the ground.