Life’s Highway

From my book "Soul in Control: Reflections of a Reformed Superwoman" (Balboa Press, 2012) I reinvented myself when life took a sharp right turn.  I thought I was on a nice paved road – despite a few potholes and definite twists and turns.  But when I was jettisoned...

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Being of Service

I believe in being of service to others. It's the right thing to do and I was taught that at an early age. I grew up watching my mother volunteer at my school, doing everything from baking cakes for the school carnival, to serving on the PTA, to being a room mother....

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Be Kind

As I walked through Penn Station yesterday, I was reminded of the scene I witnessed a couple of years ago, where a police officer was high-fiving a little girl whose mother looked distracted. It was such a kind moment. Later I saw the same officer and showed her the...

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3 Words to Help You Find Serenity

I am a person who prides herself on being able to manage a lot at one time. I am capable of doing a variety of things and organized enough to have been able to manage a full-time job, a household of 3 kids, a husband, a dog and assorted other small animals, volunteer...

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