How Do You Break the Rules and Still Bring Down the House? Insights From an Insider at TEDxCambridge

When Tamsen Webster invited me to be a VIP at the Boston Opera House on October 12, 2017 for TEDx Cambridge, I started packing. Tamsen had previously asked me if I’d be interested in weighing in on ...
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Are You a Spiritual Gangster?

My friend, Cheryl, invited me to hang with some friends I hadn’t seen in a while when we ran into each other outside our kids’ school at the end of last winter. When I politely declined, she ...
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The One Word Keeping You From Pulling The Trigger on Your Next Project

A week or two ago, I had a memoir chapter submission due to my writing coaches. A threesome of writers, this particular configuration has been submitting to each other twice a month for about a year. ...
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Feel the Fireworks?

  I grew up in Astoria, Queens; an Italian enclave, just outside New York City, my grandparents lived there too. My paternal grandmother’s brothers and sisters lived down the road apiece, ...
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What Does Your Heart Have To Do With Your Creativity?

I should have suspected that starting a business would be the single-most important creative endeavor of my life to date—second only to gestating, birthing, nursing, and rearing children-- but for ...
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How to Create Killer Confidence

Killer confidence.   We all want it. On good days, it manifests itself as the feeling that we’re invincible. On more challenging days, we’d be thrilled with good enough. When we’re feeling ...
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A Small Word Count…

Everything You Need to Know to Cram Lots of Important Information into A Small Word Count Need to Cram Lots Into A Small Word Count? Read On. When I appeared as a guest expert on Anthony ...
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