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

The Courage To Be True To Yourself

“A Buddha is a Buddha, a Krishna is a Krishna, and you are you. And you are not in any way less than anybody else. Respect yourself, respect your own inner voice and follow it.” — Osho   According to Bronnie Ware, a hospice nurse and author of “The Top Five Regrets of the Dying – A Life Transformed by the Dearly Departing”, the number one … Continued