That one dance

When the music changes, so does the dance. –African proverb I didn’t go to my high school prom.  Actually I went to only one school dance in high school.  It was a sock hop.  I didn’t have a date.  I don’t remember if I went with some other girls or just met up with some girls when I got there. I spent most of the … Continue reading That one dance

My Christopher Robin

I’ve always loved the story of Christopher Robin and Pooh.  It’s a sweet tale of two friends who must separate and how they stayed close forever after.   I can relate to it because I have moved often enough throughout my life, mostly for my education and my career and each time I have had to leave friends behind.  Likewise, I have had friends who’ve moved away … Continue reading My Christopher Robin

Workplace Bravery

Am I brave?  I really don’t think so.  In the spring I attended a global leadership event in which bravery was the theme.  It got me to thinking about whether I am brave or whether I have ever displayed characteristics of bravery. defines bravery as courage.  It lists these synonyms:  intrepidity, fearlessness, boldness, daring, prowess, heroism, pluck, spirit, audacity, nerve, mettle, and spunk.  So, … Continue reading Workplace Bravery