Power is not a dirty word. Power, put most simply, is the ability to make things happen. Don’t you want to make things happen? ‘Power is a positive force if it is used for positive purposes.’ Elizabeth Dole ‘Power is the ability not to have to please.’ Elizabeth Janeway How do you define power? (Am […]
So much of what I know about clarity I learned in process with my coaching clients. Here are just a few of the truths I’ve discovered: Clarity of intention is powerful. The price of clarity is brutal honesty. Paying attention is powerful. Resistance is your best friend.
What was it like being one of the first two women physics majors at Yale? Eileen Pollack tells-all in her new book, The Only Woman in the Room. Here’s my review, published on Sunday in the Houston Chronicle: ‘The Only Woman in the Room: Why Science is Still a Boys’ Club’ By Eileen Pollack Beacon […]
Here you go, another round of my daily reminders to help you get grounded, reflective, and ready to take on the world! Clarity is the antidote to a cliched life. “It is not enough to be industrious; so are the ants. What are you industrious about?” Henry David Thoreau What you put in your body […]
I can’t imagine life without Dancing Red Ranch. It’s where Ross and I head most weekends to breathe in the natural beauty of the Texas Hill Country. Surrounded by stands of live oak trees, visited by deer and hummingbirds, overlooking a valley and hills beyond, we delight in a spaciousness that helps keep us clear, […]
Pema Chodron is much on my mind these days, because I am in the process of taking an online course with her. As I dipped into The Pocket Pema Chodron this morning, I found this parable about fear and the young warrior. I hear from so many women that they are fearful to do what […]