Why I Do the Work I Do

Why I Do the Work I Do

A common question I’m asked is “how did you get into this work”? There are many intersecting layers of my identity and my past that weave into my story. The short answer- it’s all about my higher purpose. Up until my mid 20’s, I was the quiet,...
Looking For Signs Of Support In All The Wrong Places

Looking For Signs Of Support In All The Wrong Places

This has been a week of hard work punctuated with emotional highs and lows. Now that I have jumped through most of the required hoops and am thinking more clearly, I realize I was looking for signs of support in the wrong places. In fact, when I wasn’t looking for...
Saying No When You Already Said Yes

Saying No When You Already Said Yes

Saying No Is Hard. On a short family vacation, I had some time to relax, think and get clear about my priorities. I realized I was spread too thin and had noticed some projects I had agreed to really didn’t fit into my top priorities. When I said “yes”, I was excited...