October is always my "crazy, busy" month. Or, at least, it has been ever since I had breast cancer. The brand marketer in me knows that since October is the month designated for breast cancer awareness there will be a flurry of activity as everyone jumps on the band-wagon. And, sure enough, when October hits my book sales… Continue reading Perspectives On A Pink October
Faith reflections on dichotomies experienced while traveling through Pennsylvania.
I was visiting with a friend today and she shared a harrowing story of her grandmother that ended quite beautifully, thanks in large part to some lovely, dare we say, radiant strangers. It goes like this. Her grandmother, about 85, decided to walk five blocks to a convenient store. Sure, her daughter and granddaughter were… Continue reading A Light in the Dark
This author and speaker did a bit of a mid-west tour this past week, driving from St. Louis to Indiana to Iowa, back to Indiana before heading home. I tried to tell myself I was doing one big loop through the upper mid-west, though truth be told, it was more of zigs and zags, through… Continue reading Finding Radiance in the Rain
What outstanding news this morning, to learn that the North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had crossed into South Korea for a Korean summit. It reminded me of my own profound moment in South Korea many years ago. The year would have been 1996 and I was leading the marketing for Energizer through-out Asia-Pacific. While… Continue reading A Profound Moment in Korea