What Helps You Celebrate?

What Helps You Celebrate?

Just about every ambitious person I know has struggled at some point with celebrating their successes. It doesn’t seem to come easily to many of us, and the most common excuse I hear is that by the time we reach the milestone we’ve been striving toward, we...
Making Peace with Clichés

Making Peace with Clichés

Maybe it’s the curse of being a child of the 70s, when we were all told we were special, unique, snowflake-like creatures, but I have a lifelong horror of being a cliché. And while I’m sure that’s benefited me in some regards – it’s steered me...
Who Are Your Greatest Teachers?

Who Are Your Greatest Teachers?

Here’s your weekly curiosity experiment: Teachers are up for me this week. Today, I found myself struggling to trace the origin of the phrase, “What you resist, persists.” (Some say it was Eckhart Tolle, others Jung, still others the Buddha himself....
What Boxes Are Too Small for You?

What Boxes Are Too Small for You?

Since January, I have been posting weekly Curiosity Experiments to my email list (you’re on it, right?) and my Facebook page. I’ve decided to start sharing them here, too. If you’d like to receive these short-and-sweet inquiries by email, you can...