On Friday I shared a link to an episode of The Daily podcast called The Sunday Read. The Daily is published by The New York Times. If they think Sunday, with its different pace for many, is a good day for stories, I'll forego years of my own research and start the Sunday Stories category of this … [Read more...] about The Plasticine Airplane
Memoir & Stories
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I thought I would hate a quiet Christmas.My first quiet Christmas happened in 2005. In the space of twelve months of that year, I set the intention to relocate from Toronto, Ontario to Kelowna, British Columbia. I made two trips in the spring to create the clients I needed to relocate my … [Read more...] about A Quiet Christmas and the Purple Toilet
We were at a crossroads in The Subway. We could either try to climb out without the trail, or stay within our comfort zone and re-trace our steps. I was not comforted by either option... Memories of a day I took a journey outside my comfort zone washed over me while I scrolled through my … [Read more...] about The Zion Subway – Lessons From A Trip Outside The Comfort Zone
It became impossible to write about my First Trip to Sedona without addressing the impact of 9/11 on travel and the economy. Turns out September 11, 2001 was a turning point in my sales career as well.I left teaching in 1997 to pursue a career in the private sector. My first job as a Client … [Read more...] about Memoir: September 11, 2001 – Part One
This is the fourth installment in a chapter or section of the book about Sedona, available to Patreon members only. Links to previous installments:First Trip to Sedona - Part One First Trip to Sedona - Part Two First Trip to Sedona - Part ThreeCrystal Magic My regret for not … [Read more...] about Memoir: First Trip to Sedona – Part Four