A hard decision to make

A hard decision to make

Many years ago, a friend of mine left her husband-to-be at the alter. She had the decency not to leave him there waiting, but made her decision only a few days before. At the time I was struck by the bravery that decision required, but also how very important it was that she knew that […]

Day One, Start Over Again

Alanis Morissett’s (lesser-known and undervalued) song “Not as We” captures the moment of giving up (or being forced to give up) all that you know and starting the next day from scratch. In her case she focuses on the end of a romantic relationship, in mine it’s the end of a professional way of life. […]