Blog Posts

What Needs Shoring Up in Your Life?

July 1, 2021

A few weeks ago, with ten minutes to go in a Stretching Your Learning Edges introductory workshop with school heads, my internet went down. I […]

Spotlight: Stretching Your Learning Edges: Growing (Up) at Work

June 14, 2021

In the almost 10 years I have been writing my newsletter, Voice Lessons has come into your inbox at the beginning of the month. I […]

Can’t Do ‘Same Same’

June 1, 2021

For the first time in over 15 months, I went to a hotel for a weekend away. I went to brunch with new vaccinated acquaintances […]

Embracing Growth at Our Edges

May 3, 2021

“Inward, Upward, Outward, Onward”
That’s my catch phrase to describe the essence of my new book, Stretching Your Learning Edges: Growing (Up) at Work. The book […]

Emerging from the Cocoon

April 1, 2021

One of my favorite writers/bloggers, Courtney Martin put out a “12 questions, 12 months in” blog recently, and two of the questions were “What have […]

Take a Field Trip

March 1, 2021

When I wrote Swimming in the Deep End I started by naming a few things I wasn’t ready to dive into the ‘deep end’ to […]

Tango, anyone?

February 1, 2021

This past month I spent a little time sprucing up my home office. A standing desk is arriving by February 8 (!) and some photos […]

On My Edge

January 4, 2021

While writing my next book I have been circling and circling like a dog who readies her bed. Do you know why dogs circle? Check […]

Better Angels of Our Nature

December 1, 2020

At this time in our lives, with a pandemic surging and a politically polarized society, we, in the USA and worldwide, need to summon the […]

Just ‘Putting It Out There’

November 2, 2020

The start of fall is upon us all in my hemisphere. It has already snowed in the Midwest and the heat is breaking in the […]