911 Remembrance

What does it take to create unity without¬†tragedy? As I sit this morning, and ponder this question, it adds some tinder to my commitment to more broadly sharing Spiral Impact! Tragedy demands focus on an outcome – recovery. I’d love your comments below!...

Spiral Question

What are you noticing? I noticed this “August snowflake” today. A reminder to me of the beauty all around me if I give it my attention. I call this the August Snowflake (commonly known as Queen Anne’s Lace) Each flower has such unique beauty, just...
The Antidote for Workplace Apathy

The Antidote for Workplace Apathy

I thought I was a very empathetic and compassionate person before 2020. Though the intensity of the times revealed holes and limits in my empathy, which called me to deepen my practice in Conflict Mastery.  Now, as a cloud of loneliness and burnout lays rest on our...
Between Two Fears

Between Two Fears

On a Friday night, still unwinding from the busyness of a work week, we arrived at a beautiful, wooded area outside an old house on the city’s outskirts. The crisp wooded air fought through the distinct smell of smoke. The quiet of the woods disappeared as more...