Something really cool happens when you spend time with people on a trip like this, immersed in the wild, with no bosses, or traffic jams, or bills to pay, or text messages with unwelcome news. There are no expectations for anyone to be anything but what they are. Soul shines through. Spirit shines through. We all wanted to be there, and we were stunned by the beauty of the place, humbled and joyful and incredibly present with one another.Read More
Let no one tell you what's important to you, or what you should be doing, or that your dreams aren't worth pursuing. Only you know what's right for you, and even if that doesn't fit into your family's expectations or the societal norms, go live your life on your terms.Read More
I submitted the proposal at 11:47pm on the day it was due, and I actually thought it kinda sucked. There I was again, thinking, "Well, I won't be getting this gig." But I was glad I tried, and grateful for the experience.
Imagine my surprise when my editor told me she loved the proposal, she wanted to move forward with it, and that my proposal was the only one she wanted to pursue.Read More
Despite being happier than ever—and I really mean that—I am still facing some mega challenges. If I had to give 2017 a name, it would be, “The year of trying new stuff, most of which doesn’t work, doesn’t last, or turns out to be something I don’t want after all.”Read More