My short story "ANCESTRY.COM" has been published on BONED (A Collection of Skeletal Writings). I love this story. I was inspired by the idea of history returning, led by a badass woman. The time had come. She felt a shift in her bones as they answered the call for her to rise. From the depths … Continue reading Ancestry.com featured on BONED
My friend Kwan Milian tells me, "If you stay ready, won't have to get ready." I learned that the hard way yesterday! I'd received a surprise call asking if I would be available to come to the studio for an interview. In an hour. NBC Nightly News. And it wasn't to discuss kittens and marshmallows. I was … Continue reading Getting Ready.
It was an honor to present and introduce the lovely Cheryl Grace for her Powerful Penny launch party in Chicago! Powerful Penny, LLC is a client for which I write content and so much more! This has been a wonderful experience of working with a re-launched brand that speaks to women while given loads of … Continue reading Powerful Penny Launch
Gosh, this woman made me cry. She purposefully chose to sit next to me on the bus from LA to AZ...long into the trip she finally spoke. She told me that's she's 79; that her country is Vietnam, that she spoke French. I said, "Me, too!"...she said, "My ears not good. My eyes not good..." … Continue reading When Your Heart Is Good.
I've recently returned from a one-week whirlwind where I spoke to the students at The American School of the Hague in the Netherlands. It was an incredible experience filled with so many wonderful and touching moments. I'm thankful for the experience and look forward to returning to the school in the future for whatever service … Continue reading The American School of The Hague
I've just returned from a month-long trip to Europe. I'm currently on sabbatical in Arizona writing the follow up to Harlem's Awakening. What does this also mean? In between running from giant palo verde beetles, fighting heat rash, dust storms and Monsoon's, I'm also secretly watching many episodes of Law & Order and helping my … Continue reading Let the party begin.