My Fear of Failure

I’ve been collaborating with aerial instructor Mara Neimanis of In-Flight Theater to create an experiential workshop we’re tentatively calling “Get Bigger Than Your Britches,” to explore how to break through those things that have kept us, and our lives, small. As I...

Bulletproof and Perfect

I just had my mind blown wide open by a TED talk.  Dr. Brené Brown, a researcher, storyteller and ‘magic pixie’ was talking about her experience researching vulnerability and shame.  She concluded that vulnerability is the state from which our ability to feel joy, to...

And I Am That, Too

In January of 2009, I went to a fancy New England spa for a girls’ weekend.  It was during a particularly challenging time in my career, and I was glad to be getting away to focus on my own wellness for a few days. By the way, “particularly challenging time,” is...