Inspiration can come from anywhere – I tend to find it in moments of expansiveness, exceptional beauty, thought-provoking ideas and creativity, and during a connection with something bigger than me.
Last week I made the official, public announcement that I’m closing down my nonprofit and leaving the nonprofit world. Twenty-three-plus years of often 60-70 hour weeks, struggling the last few to try to get funding, and not paying myself for four years had taken its toll. Among other things.
Cross country to the high desert after 30 years in the Big Apple I physically made the move to New Mexico with little difficulty once I decided where I was going (movers definitely helped!), but I was thrown after I arrived because of the emotional impact. Oh, don’t get me wrong. I don’t miss New […]
Where to go; where to goI was miserable in New York for probably the last seven-ish years I was there. My career had been destroyed by a sociopath – well, I should re-frame that. I allowed a sociopath to destroy my career (a story for another time). I felt stuck; I didn’t feel like I […]