I am beyond blown away with gratitude

I am beyond blown away with gratitude! I just received news that my essay, “Teaching the N-Word,” received the John Guyon Literary Nonfiction Prize from Crab Orchard Review. Crab Orchard published my very first essay many years ago in 2008–this journal is where I got my start as an essayist. The writing life is hard,… Continue Reading I am beyond blown away with gratitude

Did you guys know Amazon offers sample boxes now

Did you guys know Amazon offers sample boxes now? I bought the beauty sample box and it’s filled with their best selling beauty products. The box was $12 and you get $12 credit towards anything you want to purchase from the box. How cool is that?! As if I needed another reason to love you… Continue Reading Did you guys know Amazon offers sample boxes now

Delighted to report that our 2017 Intensive’s filled up faster than even I expected

Delighted to report that our 2017 Intensive’s filled up faster than even I expected. In just a couple of days 2 weeks ago, all spots were gone, SO I decided to open up one more this year (July 17-18th in Toronto at the 5 Diamond Venue – Shangri-la Hotel). This is my Magnum Opus to… Continue Reading Delighted to report that our 2017 Intensive’s filled up faster than even I expected

You know what’s so great in this business as a coach

You know what’s so great in this business as a coach? ⠀ SEEING YOU SUCCEED. ⠀ To be honest, at first, I thought this business was all about ME. But, what I’ve learned is that it is such a team effort and what I’ve found is the most REWARDING experiences are the ones that involve… Continue Reading You know what’s so great in this business as a coach

Slate quoting Washington Post who obtained draft copy of GOP healthcare bill

Slate quoting Washington Post who obtained draft copy of GOP healthcare bill. Much still unknown–or not yet finalized–pre-existing conditions, Medicaid roll backs & others. Let’s hope that now the bill is in the public domain, it will be made more “user friendly”. Details of the Senate’s “draft” health care bill, which Republicans were set to… Continue Reading Slate quoting Washington Post who obtained draft copy of GOP healthcare bill