Why Black Lives Matter To Me

Why Black Lives Matter To Me

As I’ve become more publicly vocal about my support of #blacklivesmatter my posts have received a lot of commentary from white men which can best be summed up as tone policing. Social media posts that attacked my use of the term “white privilege”, denied that white...
Search Inside Yourself as a way to bring us together at work

Search Inside Yourself as a way to bring us together at work

Some twelve months ago I received an email which simultaneously excited me and made me very, very nervous: I’d been accepted into the Search Inside Yourself (SIY) Teacher Training program. This meant that I would spend the next year learning how to teach the material...
A Weaving Together

A Weaving Together

Last week I went through the official process of Certification with the Martha Beck Wayfinder Life Coach program, and I’m delighted to say that I fulfilled all requirements. I owe a huge debt of gratitude to a select group of my Private Coaching clients who helped me...
On Time Scarcity, 3: Wresting Back What’s Yours

On Time Scarcity, 3: Wresting Back What’s Yours

Sitting down at the counter with my book, I glanced surreptitiously around the busy restaurant, gauging from years of experience just how long it might take before someone would comment about my drinking alone with literature for company. As a long time road warrior...
On Recharging, 2: Bad days happen, but what about the baseline?

On Recharging, 2: Bad days happen, but what about the baseline?

I wrapped up my last meeting for the day, said goodbye to the last few co-workers who were still at the office and walked out into the parking lot. The sun was starting its dip to the horizon and if I hurried I could catch the sunset over the Pacific Ocean on my drive...