Empathy begins with love and ends with understanding.
From tales that resemble truth to tales that are guaranteed to make you laugh, the shows on this list are worth adding to your podcast rotation.
Has life ever knocked you so hard off your feet you fear you may never get back up again? I'm sure it's happened to you at least once in your life. Honestly, it's probably happened more than once as life likes to throw us some powerful right hooks when it has the chance. I, for... Continue Reading →
Like most readers, I love a good novel. However, I also love a good short story collection. They're perfect for days I want something more bite-sized to read or for days I'm in the mood to devour multiple storylines. These collections are also a fantastic way to experience an author's creativity on a broader spectrum.... Continue Reading →
For most of my life, I've had this nagging feeling of being uncomfortable, of being out of place. It's like being a puzzle piece that's been put in the wrong box on more than one occasion. I may have all the right edges and curves, but my design doesn't quite fit with the picture. I... Continue Reading →
I'm sure you've heard the African proverb, "Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors," in some iteration or another from various sources. It's used to illustrate, either literally or metaphorically, that the calm seas we encounter don't require exceptional skill to navigate. When applied to our lives, I like to think of it as a... Continue Reading →
Perfectionism. What is it and how do we overcome it? That's a vast question with many potential answers, but I think Brené Brown explains it best in just these few lines from her book The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You're Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are: Perfectionism is... Continue Reading →
Chasing after a career in publishing was never my plan. Not a clear one, anyway. Thinking back to when I was a little girl, I distinctly remember telling everyone I'd grow up to be a veterinarian. This career choice, I'm assuming, piqued my interest because I wanted to be around animals all day (I still... Continue Reading →
Have you ever wanted something with all your heart, and, when you finally get it, you discover it's not what you thought it would be? I think that's happened to most of us, maybe even on more than one occasion. If it hasn't happened to you, then count yourself lucky. For those of you who... Continue Reading →