Monthly Archives: January 2012

Call me an expert?

I was recently challenged to call myself an expert at crafting one’s personal story into a compelling talk or performance. And I had an unexpected and surprisingly intense response. It felt like my internal organs collectively turned inside out. Curious, … Continue reading


Spin, Mama, spin

Aidan has gotten into dancing recently. I couldn’t be more thrilled, of course. When he hears music he likes, he plants his feet and sort of bounces in place. It’s not particularly expressive at this stage but no matter. He … Continue reading


Take that, fear!

I went to my first networking event tonight. My first ever. It’s hard to imagine I’ve gotten to this place in my professional life without having ever done something like this. Tells you something about the way I’ve conceived (or … Continue reading