Becoming Who We Really Are: The Journey of Being Human

We are always becoming. From the day we were born, and really before that—we embarked on a journey of becoming. We do not stay who we were and we will not remain who we are at this very moment. Who of us would ever want to remain our 6 year old self? Is there anyone […]

The Great Annual Examen

Reflecting BACK on the past 12 months and anticipating the NEXT 12 months

400 years ago, Ignatius of Loyola crafted a genius way of prayer. His method helped  a person reflect back upon their day and their life in terms of how one experienced God.  He developed a prayer called, The Daily Examen. It is both a challenging and comforting way to trace the movement of God in […]

The Shifting of My Emotional Tank

How What Mattered Then Does Not Matter Now!

As we age, our capacity to keep our inner buckets filled changes. It’s really that simple. This metaphor, helps me grasp some of the deeper ways and shifts I see taking place in me—in my emotional bucket. If you’ve not been following me on my thinking about repositioning my life and work, here’s a chance […]

The Eight Lane Freeway of Our Working Lives

Is there an exit ramp off?

Living life can sometime feel like driving fast on an eight-lane freeway. It’s busy. It’s intense. It’s stressful. It requires intense focus to stay in your lane. You have to monitor the dashboard of speed limits, fuel gauge and timing. You have to watch out for crazy drivers and the inherent possibility of road rage […]