A few weeks ago, I went to hear Etgar Keret give a talk. It’s rare to find a great writer who’s just as great a storyteller. Really, they are very different activities and require very different skills. Often times, I hear writers speak and just want them to stop talking so I can go […]
They have an amazing story…
I was so moved by this talk that my friend and wonderful storyteller Laura Simms sent me – she worked with Dr Lynne Jones with the children in Haiti – it’s so worth listening to….
grief or gratitude… locked down with love
I don’t have to get up so early these days. The kids aren’t going to school and I’m loving the extra hour or so that I get to sleep. It was my usual morning walk with the dog. I’ve been trying to get out even more than usual, blessed by living so close to nature […]
it’s a new world…
This time last week, we were living in quite a different reality. For most of us that is. Conversations were about normal things – work, the weather, travel plans, politics. Our worries were intensely personal – how is the boy doing in school? Should we settle on vacation plans now or later? Why didn’t you […]
it sounds a little crazy but….
I’ve been thinking a lot about resilience this week. And it’s inspired me to reach out and share with you. My son and I were supermarket shopping. One of the guys who worked in the fruit section was coughing like crazy. My son (who’s way taller than me!) grabbed my arm and asked, do you […]
Building Trust through authentic storytelling
Over the years I’ve done a lot of interviews.. and I have to admit that very few were as fun as this one. It’s a super smart podcast called ‘3 Marketers Walked Into A Podcast‘ – even the title is fun and the interaction was electric, pure magic! The interview will not disappoint… I hope […]