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What Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up?

Do you remember when you were young and people used to ask you what you wanted to be when you grew up?

What did you say?

Recently a friend of mine told me that I was a ‘bridge’.

I have to admit, it is not the lofty profession I had aspired to as a child, or as a dreamy teenager. But when I thought about it, she was right. And here’s why.

Turn your power on

Turn your Power On

A dear friend of mine lives in a community that practices non-violent communication (nvc). Some days they drive each other nuts, but they practice nvc like a martial art, because they are committed to not lashing out when they are angry and frustrated and tired.