Closing doors, opening windows, emptying spaces

Last night I received a nice email from a former friend. It was an apology for things that have disrupted and eventually ended our long friendship. I read it last night, again this morning, and am now organizing my thoughts here before composing my reply. I had the pleasure and privilege of lunching with trainer J and…

Advisor, mentor, teacher, trainer, coach

“Hope is a funny thing when you think about it. It’s something you always have. You just have to believe you do.” ― Laura Miller, For All You Have Left This is one of my favorite weeks – it’s a 3-day work week and I have no appointments on the calendar. It means I could…

Family

Every now and again I am asked to speak to another family about the loss of their child. To be a compassionate ear. As someone who has been through that type of heartbreak, I simply cannot say no. I figure it is a small way for me to pay it forward, a drop in the…