Category: Personal Journal

Reflections On 2014

Reflections On 2014

When I look back this year, I can’t stop thinking about the following quote from the movie, Night Train to Lisbon. “The decisive moments of life, when its direction changes forever, are not always marked by loud and shrill dramatics. In truth, the dramatic moments of...
Can You Let It Go?

Can You Let It Go?

Originally published in the Huffington Post on January 14, 2014. Do you remember the thrill of riding a roller coaster? I would yell and scream and fully take in the ecstatic experience. When the ride was over, I got off and savored the moment by saying “That was...
Death, Cancer, 2014 New Year Resolutions

Death, Cancer, 2014 New Year Resolutions

A young colleague’s passing and two colleagues’ illness make me ponder my 2014 resolutions. I received an e-mail that a dear colleague passed away today. Her passing was not a surprise; she has been fighting recurring cancer for the past two years. Yet, I was...