Always a Bridesmaid

As with many things in my life, I am constantly at war with expectation. My parents, who owned a book titled Raising Your Spirited Child, will confirm my favorite word growing up was “why.”…

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The Women of GOT

All hail Arya, a girl who rose from family tragedy to a woman who is determined to choose her own path. I feel many other Game of Thrones characters suffered from…

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Moms & Daughters: The Business Dream Team

Ever since she was a teenager, my daughter and I have had deep conversations about women we admire and how they built their respective careers. Natasha’s favorite topic was, and still is, always about female artists and their music careers…

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California Dreaming

Though we spent almost every Sunday in his well-appointed home, I knew so little about him back then. From one moment to the next, he was in our lives, and as kids, we just accepted it…

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Strength in Ink

It was 7:30 in the morning. I was standing at the coffee bar, barely conscious as the milk swirled constellations in my coffee. Before I could form a coherent thought, a man’s hand grabbed my right leg…

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