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Leading from Behind … {& an invite for our Colorado peeps}

This story focuses on our treasured & rock-star visionary, lover-of-ALL-peoples, & impassioned change agent, Neena Jain [co-founder of emBOLDen Alliances, an organization that endeavors to maximize impact through hands-on partnerships].  For many years, Neena & I have cultivated a deep friendship, collaborated, & envisioned MORE possibilities for working together in the world.  [There’s that partnership {joy} theme again.] One of […]

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Questions – perhaps shared by you…

A few days ago, I received this note from a dear sista, Lisa, who gave me permission to share her questions, longings & love with y’all. “I just wanted you to know that I am moved to tears as I read about Nepal & what is happening. It is hard to imagine, but through your words […]

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On the edge of my seat

I’m on the edge of my seat right now.  In 10 minutes, I’ll be Skyping for an interview with Michaela Garretson, of DISfunkshion Magazine.  Stay tuned, friends. This is “exilafying” (yup, made the word up: combo of exhilarating & terrifying)!   QUOTE & QUESTION #1…   If we wait until we’re ready, we’ll be waiting […]

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It is time

I read this magnificent poem, to launch an afternoon of collaboration, circling ’round, ushering in a new season of work for a dear sister today. We played with and were guided by the powerful practices of Art of Hosting. The picture captures our “harvesting” work – what a joy and honor to do this with and […]

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Pings!

Ping. Ping. Ping. After each ping, a voice I know and love would announce themselves. A conference line connecting and uniting our kula [community] from across the country. Committing to courageously learning together, telling and living stories that are in us to share, celebrating the tales told by each other. Wow. GrateFULL. Friends, this has […]

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We are Somebodies

I am Beloved.  Cherished.  Celebrated.  I Belong. Check out this TED Talk by Jacqueline Novogratz, Inspiring a Life of Immersion.  If you have only a moment, for now, here is a glimpse of it via this excerpt about belonging, purpose, value, worthiness from some amazing fellas in the largest slum in the world:  Kiera, Kenya. “Sometimes very small […]

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Feasting at The Sherpa House

Last week, my family took me to eat at The Sherpa House in Golden, Colorado for a special Mother’s Day celebration.   As we walked up to the restaurant, prayer flags whipped above us and prayer wheels faintly chimed in the background. Micah climbed on our backs and we took turns filming a clip for the HelpCarrytheLoad crowdrising […]