Death & Dying

When I was an undergrad in college, I was a Psychology major who decided to take a Death and Dying class as one of my courses required towards my major. I remember my professor telling the class at the beginning of the semester that while most people would think this is a morbid class, it’s…

The Bridesmaids List

I use to have this list of friends that I always believed would be in my wedding one day – it was a list of eight girlfriends and family, because eight is my lucky number – at one point in high school, I even had a guy on the list. But of course as years…

Diana Prince

About a month or two ago a colleague shared an article on his FB page about how people have a fascination with super heroes – Halloween is the best manifestation of how humanity tries to find a superhero in all of us. The flip side of being a super hero is that of our alter…

Year in Review

  I recently mailed out my annual year in review – a holiday letter that comes after the holidays because in the midst of November – December, I just don’t have time.  This year was no exception. Some think holiday letters are simply to brag about oneself, as one of my best friends tells me…

Welcome to the Show…

“Welcome to the Show,” is a greeting said to minor league players when they get called up to play in the big leagues in major league baseball.  I’ve never played softball, or any kind of high school or college sport, for that matter.  But man, do I love baseball. There is something about cheering on…