Rafting Downstream: A Metaphor

Although I’ve never been river rafting, I’m extremely fascinated by it.  I love listening to stories friends tell about their adventures on the rapids; just looking at photos and watching videos [...]


I Can’t Say Enough about ACTION

I am quite in AWE about the transformative power of ACTION! It’s one of those things I thought I knew. My parents taught me to work hard–hard work is part of my nature. It is also [...]


Experiencing Both the Joy AND the “Hard”

I often hear myself say “Personal Growth can be excruciating and exhausting, but I do it anyway because of how good it feels on the other side.” In fact, Life can be hard. [...]