Like Mother Like Daughter was my first collaboration with Kim Blanchard Souch and her daughter Sara Sobey. This mother-daughter duo began performing together when Sara was just a young teen. … Continue reading Kim and Sara, the Language of Music
My Brother’s Keeper, an Obama Foundation led initiative to provide mentorship to young men of color, found a special home in Spartanburg, South Carolina. It was an honor to tell … Continue reading The Importance of a Friend
Imagine you’ve focused your life’s work on the study of water and you move to the desert.
Today marks 10 years since the 2nd In Good Company Festival. The first In Good Company Festival held in 2007 celebrated the contributions of women in the arts. In 2008, … Continue reading In Good Company
With each new exploration about boundaries, I realize they are about freedom!
One afternoon over a long cup of coffee, a close friend revealed how her boyfriend had initiated months of psychological abuse. ‘Nora’ has allowed me to share bits of her story throughout this boundary exploration. It turns out, Nora’s experience is a classic example of gaslighting.
Re-Branding! When Mid-Life Crisis becomes Mid-Life Opportunity!
When we recognize that we are the authors of our own life story, are we holding tight to its authority? We should be!
On my early morning walk today I listened to the SuperSoul Conversation Podcast in which Oprah and Agape International Spiritual Center Dr. Michael Bernard Beckwith explore manisfesting the life of … Continue reading Letting Go, with Oprah, Dr. Michael Bernard Beckwith & Tomato Soup
Being in the room is standing in a space that desires your full presence. It’s that place of understanding and respect we hold with each other. It is found in … Continue reading In The Room
Living too far away to be able to attend their memorial services and life celebrations, this reflection is my way of honouring the lives and my friendship with Janet Heerema and with Lesleigh Turner.
I’ve become kind of ‘known’ for my soup. If you’ve been invited to my home, attended a workshop, a dinner meeting, chances are as you walk through the door, you’ve … Continue reading Soup – with a Sprinkling of Nuts!