Monthly Archives: August 2015

Go Live

While savoring both the conversation and the breakfast with a close friend, we discussed our lives as well as writing. When, how, why, and what do we write? How do ideas develop? What makes something worth reading? What do you … Continue reading

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Embracing Awkward

“Sure, I could call and follow-up on proposals, but calling that customer feels awkward.” “Going to that event when I don’t know a lot of people is awkward.” “Maybe we could be better friends, but talking about friendship with someone is … Continue reading

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The Hard Work of Dreams

(Image courtesy of the One of My Dreams, and the road trip) Sometimes our dreams don’t work out. But dreams (goals, aspirations, how we want things to be) can fool us into thinking that the road will be easy. We … Continue reading

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Celebrate Events

(Image Courtesy of My Daughter, and the Washington Monument) A few years ago I wrote about lessons I learned from my mom. They were simple lessons: Be Tough. Work Hard. Celebrate Events. Last week, I was able to share these lessons with the … Continue reading

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