live from where the truth resides

live from where the truth resides

The day that I decided I was done with client no-shows, late payments, offering a gazillion different freebies to prove my worth before a client would decide to work together, holding back in a session for fear that a client would get upset if I stopped colluding with...
The Desire Map: Coming to San Francisco

The Desire Map: Coming to San Francisco

I’ve been a fan of Danielle LaPorte’s Desire Map since it debuted. I’ve written about it here, here, and here. (Hey there–don’t get lost in that link clicking, because this announcement is big!) When her team reached out and asked if I...
your courage is for all of us

your courage is for all of us

“One of the things that has been inspiring to me is to realize that I am not alone in this process…I realize that I’m tied as if by invisible strings to billions of people, and that somehow my gesture of courage or bravery is also helping them. I also always...
welcome to the world, kid courage

welcome to the world, kid courage

June 2nd, 2014. I wake up early, around 5am in the morning. I’m 38 weeks and a few days pregnant, and my first thought is that that’s it, I’m finally soooo pregnant that pregnancy-induced urinary incontinence, which I’ve heard afflicts some pregnant women, has now hit...
You are the miracle

You are the miracle

‘There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.’ Albert Einstein — It is a miracle that you are here. We take this for granted, in our day-to-day lives. It gets so easy to...
the courage to embrace delight

the courage to embrace delight

It was the perfect, delightful Saturday. We drove through wine country back roads ten minutes from our house, the hills rolling and bleached gold in the late August heat. Twenty minutes later, we arrived at Point Reyes Station, California. We took a stroll through...