The Dangerous Game of Woulda, Shoulda, Coulda…

The Dangerous Game of Woulda, Shoulda, Coulda…

Many of us crucify ourselves between two thieves – regret for the past and fear of the future. ~Fulton Oursler~ When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for...

Tulips and Steaming Dog Crap

    People who look through keyholes are apt to get the idea that most things are keyhole shaped. ~Author Unknown~   The tulips in my back yard have started to pop up. The tulips are a sign of life from the cold ground, a good sign that spring will...
Portrait of a Strong Wise Woman

Portrait of a Strong Wise Woman

One is not born a woman, one becomes one. ~ Simone De Beauvoir~ I’ve been writing for a number of years now. Books, blogs, speeches, tweets, grocery lists. But what I’ve never really discussed is the thousands of person to person emails I’ve exchanged with women who...
Finding Common Ground….Where Do We Go From Here?

Finding Common Ground….Where Do We Go From Here?

The point in history at which we stand is full of promise and danger. The world will either move forward toward unity and widely shared prosperity – or it will move apart. ~Franklin D. Roosevelt~ I woke up this morning filled with words.  That’s how it...
The Power of Remembrance

The Power of Remembrance

  At first, the grief overwhelms you.  But with time and tears, you can transform your pain into remembrance.  And with that act, you illuminate the person you lost, allowing others to experience the beauty of their spirit….So they live on.  ~Kelly S....