A Call to Wholeness: Solar-Lunar Pathways to Evolutionary Change

The old, patriarchal paradigm as expressed in the U.S. hinges on ideas of dominance and difference. It’s a highly destructive, unsustainable system and many of its citizens’ constant call for a re-evaluation. However, critique itself is destructive. I hope for something less damaging, less polarizing. This idea of being out of balance, or need toContinue reading “A Call to Wholeness: Solar-Lunar Pathways to Evolutionary Change”

An Open Letter to People Whose Stories Land Features

Dear Featured Personality, Thank you for agreeing to be interviewed for an upcoming feature story to showcase your accomplishments, or those of your brand. As a matter of record, this is a feature news story or profile, not a promotional piece for you. So there is a limit to what I can do to “makeContinue reading “An Open Letter to People Whose Stories Land Features”

Common Sense Crisis Communication Strategies for Online Entrepreneurs

No-one’s looking for a crisis, and especially not me. But human nature and the global climate as it stands suggests it’s not a question in the 21st century if a crisis will occur, but when. Entrepreneurs, whose businesses online and off depend on the changing emotional state of our clients, need to design a communicationContinue reading “Common Sense Crisis Communication Strategies for Online Entrepreneurs”

Why Women are Rising: My Contribution to a Global Movement

Speaking at an Asheville Rising event from 7-9 p.m. at the YWCA last night as one of the 1 Billion Rising was a beautiful experience. As many women shared that the text of my speech moved them emotionally, I felt sharing my contribution here would be appropriate. Funny, because I had a different speech planned, thenContinue reading “Why Women are Rising: My Contribution to a Global Movement”

Sometimes, Feminine Leadership Means Doing Nothing

In the wake of the devastating school shootings in Connecticut, which fill me with unspeakable grief for the loss, and awe for the selflessness and bravery witnessed, I’ve taken pause. And a number of deep breaths. Today, it’s raining. It’s as though Nature knows her tears will help our grief. My soul is grateful forContinue reading “Sometimes, Feminine Leadership Means Doing Nothing”