Reflections

Future Self

Tracking Wonder Quest # 4 is brought to us by Dr. Tina Seelig, faculty director of the Stanford Technology Ventures Program. She asks – What advice would your future self a year from now give you today? My response this… Read More ›

No Failure

This week I took on the challenge of envisioning a creative plan for 2016, by joining Tracking Wonder’s Quest 2016, and blogging to the prompts they post three times a week. Quest # 3 posed by author, educator, brand strategist,… Read More ›

On Teaching

I walked into my first “academic” job interview (I was applying to be a tutor at the writing center on campus) with three prior qualifications (some might say, three prior convictions!) under my belt: First, I was an actor; second,… Read More ›

Sing

“Then the voice in your head silently tells you to take your foot off your throat because just getting along shouldn’t be an ambition.” Claudia Rankine ~ Citizen: An American Lyric I have spent most of my life being angry…. Read More ›

On Why I Cannot Say

In her post on the Irish Referendum on Same-Sex marriage, Iva Beranek writes, “I knew my view would not be popular . . . , yet, my conscience or something within me has been knocking and demanding I actually write… Read More ›