May 12, 2018
I love collaboration. I celebrate the miracle and mystery of how we create things together that none of us could envision alone. It’s true in music, parenting, architecture, relationships of every kind—anything, really. With so many means of modern connection, collaboration can even happen between people who have never met and never will.
I’m only a student of the wisdom within collaboration. In exploring its… READ MORE
April 28, 2018
It occurred to me the day I met Lou that this might be a ‘Tuesdays with Morrie’ kind of experience. I wasn’t wrong.
On a hot summer afternoon in July, I drove to Lou’s house for our first scheduled visit. My new 83-year-old spitfire friend greeted me at the door, and then… READ MORE
April 22, 2018
I met this woman in a shop doorway in Quito, Equator.
Poking my head in, I saw the walls covered with the most wonderful hand stitched tablecloths. Every color you could think of. The result was a collage of joy that left me feeling like a guest at a family celebration.
This woman sat on the wooden chair out side the shop and I could not stop looking at her. Her very essence matched the abundance I had just… READ MORE