Peak Performance

Peak Performance

It’s been a year this month that I left my job. One revolution of the earth around the sun, endless summer giving way to seemingly endless winter. And now, spring and another season of beginnings. I had hoped that, at the end of this year of change, I would emerge...
Careful Where You Dig

Careful Where You Dig

Spring has arrived and I have been digging in the dirt outside and in. In addition to planting my favorite French lettuces, there’s been the sorting through boxes of my Grandmother’s photos, the re discovery of my old high school yearbooks, and the recent trips to...
Kindness of Strangers

Kindness of Strangers

I don’t think I am alone in feeling lost and hopeless, given the news lately. I am specifically speaking about the shootings in Paris. I am generally speaking about fear, hatred, isolation and intolerance. It’s easy to feel both foolish and incredibly naïve if you...