Be Your Own Hero

alt text image of a businesswomen as superhero

At a Toastmasters meeting, I was given two minutes to give an extemporaneous answer to the questions: “Who is your hero? And why are they your hero?” Without skipping a beat and without delay, I answered: “I am my own hero.” It sounds arrogant, I know. But before you judge the … [Read more...]

Who Is Writing Your Story?

alt ext image of a notebook and a cup of coffee

You are writing the story of your life. You are the author and protagonist. You’re the one making the decisions; you decide where the story goes next. As you write your story, you encounter outside forces, but those forces aren’t writing your story. Unless you allow them … [Read more...]