Behind the Disguise!

Behind the Disguise!

I remember dressing up for Halloween. It was always a big deal that required consideration and preparation. I would dress as a pirate,1950’s sock hop dancer, a beatnik (look it up), witch, or ghost. I always wanted to be something other than “who I was.” Instead of a...
Tell It Like It Is!

Tell It Like It Is!

Growing up, I would weave stories to avoid getting in trouble. I believed if I told my mom a softer version of the story versus the actual occurrences, the outcome would be less severe. Was I wrong! Sometimes I would create a musical theater production to illustrate...
Walking With Sure Steps

Walking With Sure Steps

I recently went on a Mystery Trip that took me to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Participants on the trip were told a day, time, and airport that was our starting point and two hours after the destination was revealed we were on a plane headed south…way south!! During the...
The Devil You Know…

The Devil You Know…

“Better the devil you know than the devil you don’t.”  According to The Free Dictionary this phrase means, “when forced to decide, it is better to choose a difficult or undesirable option that one is used to or familiar with rather than an unknown person or thing.” My...
Rules versus People, You Decide?

Rules versus People, You Decide?

Last week I spoke at a convention and stayed at a hotel in Miami Beach. The hotel was lovely, and I was thrilled to be there. My plan was to come in the day before my presentation, review the content for last minute tweaks, and get “caught up.” Imagine my surprise...