Warning: “This is Us” spoiler alert for Season 6, Episode 6, Our Little Island Girl Part 2, dated Feb 22, 2022
Today I have a lovely conversation with Pam Bond whose story I just love. (Actually, stories are kind of like cheese. There are very few stories I don’t like. Just the stinky ones
Before this month, I didn’t know much about Chloe Kim until I saw her asking for snacks in a press conference shortly after winning a gold medal in the women’s snowboard halfpipe.
Sharing a story makes us all vulnerable, no doubt. So there is risk involved, and I want to help minimize that risk. Today we talk about what happens when you try too hard and your story feels forced.
The other morning, a friend asked me how I stay inspired and creative. We were skinning up a mountain in the backcountry of British Columbia.
In this photo, that’s me on the left at 10 years old at Rehoboth Beach with my family. Pictured also is my little sister, my uncle, and my aunt.
Are you worried about making everyone happy with every message you deliver? Are you worried about ruffling feathers and disappointing people?
Many years ago, I wrote a weekly ski column for Spokane’s daily paper and for that column, I interviewed a girl who had an interesting affliction:
If you have been following this blog for a while, you’ll recognize this content. It’s become my Arlo Guthrie Alice’s Restaurant Massacree (a spoken song played every year around Thanksgiving) or my Love Actually (the best ever Christmas movie we watch every year).
“Find something you really love doing and mix it with something you care about.” – Kathleen Hanna.