When Life Stretches You

When I look for a word that best describes what is happening in my personal journey these days, the word that shows up is “stretch.” I feel like I’m being stretched into the next phase of who I am, the role that I’m here to play, and the gifts that I have to share....

When Loss Catches You By Surprise

My Facebook feed was abuzz with news that a former colleague had passed away unexpectedly. I hadn’t seen her or been in touch with her for more than thirty years, yet my heart was suddenly aching. I had always had great respect for her and the gifts that she brought...

Romancing Your Own Heart and Courting Inner Peace

There are many associations I have with the month of February. It’s the shortest month of the year, yet here in the cold of New England, it can feel like the longest! It’s Black History Month in the U.S. and Canada. And it’s the month of Valentine’s Day – the month of...