Christina Katz Beyond Busy Global Book Club Returns: A Discussion Of Quiet By Susan Cain, Post One

March 15, 2017

Welcome to the online book discussion about Quiet, The Power Of Introverts In A World That Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain with author, journalist, and writing coach Christina Katz. This is the first post. I am going to post six times today about this book, approximately every two hours between six am and six […]

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Leading An Expressive Life: A Tiny Tribute To Amy Krause Rosenthal

March 11, 2017

If you did not already know of her yet, you may have heard of Amy Krause Rosenthal by now. She wrote an essay for the NYT Modern Love column called You May Want To Marry My Husband. When a friend of mine posted a link to this essay yesterday, I knew from the title, I […]

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Parenting: Mothers Raising Powerful, Confident And Joyful Girls To Create A Better World

March 8, 2017

Yes, I said, “Joyful.” A key to moving towards a future of powerful, confident, and joyful women, is raising our girls this way today. My daughter is not perfect, and neither am I, but she is a joyful girl — meaning a girl who is in touch with her own ability to make herself happy. […]

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Creatives: How To Squelch Your Success & Undermine Your Enthusiasm

February 28, 2017

I often write about creative success and self-expression satisfaction. So I thought it might be fun to write about the opposite for a change. How to undermine your creative strides and insure that you do not enjoy expressing yourself. Maybe there is something to learn in the opposite message. Let’s find out! Doubt yourself. Be […]

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Don’t Stay Glued To The Latest News: Skimm The News The Next Day

February 6, 2017

I have been saying for a while now that the world will keep spinning even if you go ahead and live your life. One of the ways I am able to follow this advice is by getting The Skimm in my inbox. The Skimm is a news summary service that was started by two young […]

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I Am Reading Quiet: Introverts, Why Not Join Me?

February 5, 2017

This discussion is scheduled for all day on Wednesday, March 15th right here in this blog. Read the book, and join us! I am reading Quiet, The Power Of Introverts In A World That Can’t Stop Talking [LINK], and every time I share about this on social media, folks seem interested and ask me what […]

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Self-care 101 For Creatives: Post One — Getting Grounded

February 1, 2017

Everything moves much faster today than things moved in the past. News travels fast and is often inaccurate or incomplete. People travel fast and are often stressed and rushed. As a result, our minds can race, our thoughts can be chaotic, and it’s too easy to jump to the worst possible conclusions. These are all […]

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What Are 10 Things I Enjoyed In The Past 24 Hours?

January 27, 2017

I am powerless over a lot of things going on in the world right now. It’s helpful to remind myself of this on a regular basis throughout the day and remember that I am not personally responsible for everything happening in the world. This makes me feel a bit better, but not much. In my […]

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