Women of Courage #4: Dame Stephanie Shirley – A Life Worth Saving

“I’m only alive because so long ago, I was helped by generous strangers… I decided to make mine a life that was worth saving.” — Dame Stephanie Shirley   YouTube           iTunes               RSS (Android users can enter the link into their podcast client and subscribe directly)   Dame Stephanie Shirley is, by any standard, an over-achiever. Tech entrepreneur, … Continued

Women of Courage #2: Alex Leviton on Ease-Challenge-Stress and Patting the Pit Bull

“There are three ways to approach everything in your life – from ease, challenge or stress. In the US we go from ease to stress a lot, but the courage lies in challenge…. When people bounce from one side to the other, they miss the change to find their own courage.” — Alex Leviton YouTube           iTunes            … Continued

New Podcast Mini-Season Featuring Women of Courage

Hello, hello! Yes, I am still alive, and no, I haven’t dropped off the face of the planet – although there have been some moments during the heated political campaigns over the summer in both the US and the UK when life on another planet seemed quite appealing. And I’m back with a new podcast. We’re doing a mini-season at this point, with just four … Continued

Wishing You A Fabulous (And Courageous) Summer!

Hi folks! A quick note to let you know that, as of tonight, I’m going offline and off on retreat to write my book. I’ll be back in late August(ish). I’m feeling excited about it, in the same way I used to get excited about my ocean rowing voyages – a sense of tingling potential, mingled with a knot of apprehension at leaping once more into the unknown. … Continued