Tag: voice

finding my voice

As a preteen, I was bullied by 2 boys at my private school.  A couple of female teachers told me repeatedly that they were just jealous of how smart I was.  The day I voiced my anger and desire for help, I was shamed…

finding my voice

On Monday this week, I marched along with thousands of others in honor and memory of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  The diversity of voices from inquisitive preschoolers to wise elders filled my ears with hope and love and justice. This morning,…

lessons learned: the wren and the crows

Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your inner voice.  ~Steve Jobs This cloudy, autumn morning, I took the dogs on a  brief stroll out back of the office before coming inside.  We have a great wooded lot and field behind the…