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  1. Inspiration

    Years of dreaming and months of planning came down to this one point in time. I was sitting on a motorcycle I'd never ridden before, suited up in gear I'd never worn, starting an amazing journey from the biggest city in the United States. Was I nervous? Oh yes... I was scared to death.

  2. Practicing empathy is hard especially because we practice with people… people are complicated. There isn’t a dashboard displaying what we each need most at that very moment in…

  3. My thoughts from Brené Brown’s 3rd class in the Living Brave semester… Empathy and self-compassion… such a simple title but I knew I was in for it. Empathy AND…

  4. Following are my thoughts upon finishing Lesson 2 in Brené Brown’s Living Brave class. Vulnerability is a taboo word in today’s society. Any mention of the word and voices…

  5. I’ve been pondering this quote by Theodore Roosevelt… It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds…

  6. Less thinking. More feeling. These are the words that jumped off the page at me. I just re-cracked the spine on Brené Brown’s book, Daring Greatly, and in the introduction…

  7. Tomorrow, we’ll be starting our journey into a new year. Depending on how last year’s ride went, we’ll either throw our leg over the saddle expectantly or with reservations.…

  8. A few years ago I read the book Journey to the Impossible by Scott Jeffrey. The book found it’s way back into my hands today at a time when I needed words of encouragement. Do…

  9. You probably have a lot of things (dare I say goals) you want to achieve this year. Things you want to be, do, or have before you say good-bye to 2015. Yep… me too. Sometimes,…

  10. John Maxwell says that experience isn’t the best teacher… evaluated experience is. Every day I learn something new but until I evaluate what I learn, I won’t change because of…

  11. It never fails… I’m always a little melancholy as I approach a new year. While everyone is happily ringing in the New Year, I’m still looking over my shoulder at my…

  12. The week between Christmas and New Year doesn’t really belong anywhere. The previous year is over… you’re burning the rest of your vacation, keeping the kids busy while…

  13. Pioneer. Explorer. Trailblazer. I’m especially drawn to stories of women who have defied societal norms and their own fears, who stepped out in faith and accomplished…

  14. Three-year-old boy shot by playmate in Washington state. Mom charged with trying to kill baby left in drain. 12-year-old boy with toy gun fatally shot by police. Mother who…

  15. She just got out of jail. Her parents can’t handle her anymore. She’s been abused. Her daughter is 2 years old and living in foster care. She’s on suicide watch. She does…

  16. The word that has been on my mind lately, flashing in front of my eyes, burned in my brain is INSPIRE. I see it when I wake up. I see it when I go to bed. It is stalking…

  17. Last night I had a dream I was drowning. I was engulfed by cold, black, angry water pressing in all around me. I would buoy to the top of the waves long enough to gasp for air…

  18. Acceptance. Affiliation. Association. There is a primal need to be part of a group… a tribe. We all want a place where we’re accepted fully for who we are. We all want to…

  19. WARNING: This will be a rant post with no intent of inspiration. This post was sparked by an article posted in Men’s Fitness titled Hot Girls Who Ride Harley-Davidson…

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