What’s so hard about giving grace?

April 22, 2024
I'm not sure I ever understood what giving grace really meant until recent years. It means giving someone: the chance, the time and the ability to make mistakes without punishing them for an act. And it means forgiveness. We are such a judgey society, so quick to jump on someone who falls...

The Power of Gratitude

January 18, 2009
I'm into gratitude this weekend, partly because I'm working it into one of our workshops and also because I have so much to be thankful for. It's powerful. And it's so...

The Desiderata

January 17, 2009
Oh, who could forget the days when The Desiderata was all the rage...it was some time in the early 70s, I think, and we all thought it was so profound. Mostly after we'd...

I came to live out loud

January 17, 2009
If you ask me what i came to do in this world, I ...will answer you "I am here to live out loud."-Emile...

What, me worry?

January 16, 2009
It's easy to miss signs of the wonders ahead when we've been deeply wounded, or when we're busy being beaten down by the day to day drone of life, or when we think...

Friday Wishes

January 16, 2009

200 feet ahead

January 15, 2009

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January 15, 2009

Disturbing News

January 15, 2009
Although it's been more than a dozen years since I left my last Silicon Valley job, I still feel a sense of belonging and a relationship to the major players, like Steve...

Questioning Authority

January 12, 2009
We questioned everything in the 60s and 70s, but in the new millenium, it seems like a lost art. I'm reminded of it after talking to a friend who's having a crisis of...


January 8, 2009
Transitions. The concept of change can be terrifying for many of us. Sometimes change is forced upon us. Without any choice at all in the matter, we're left to cope....

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