Christmas in New York

Decided to “kill” a few hours before a life coaching appointment in the city. I was off to Holiday Lane in Macy’s. On my way up to the ninth floor, I stopped to look at some Lenox ornaments and struck up a conversation with a lovely saleswoman. She...

Mean hurls

I despise gratuitous meanness.It seems to be in my DNA. I used to dispense it frequently and at will.I’ve worked hard the last few years to ease up. Now it must stop.It’s too ugly and hurtful. This is what I’ve learned this Thanksgiving weekend.And...

Thanks for the knowledge

As we approach Thanksgiving, I am thinking a lot about the program I saw Sunday night on The History Channel. It was called Desperate Crossing and detailed the events leading up to the pilgrims’ crossing as well as the crossing itself and what happened once they...