I had a WhatsApp conversation with someone I admire over the holiday week that I am pretty sure most people, especially those of you who are good at life, will understand. The person is pretty amazing at life, has achieved a lot and is well acquainted with success, but they hit a wall during the… Continue reading More Stillness Please!
Here are some wonderful ways to participate in The Less Experiment. We all love a good list. And we have two for you! FIRST: Join The Less Experiment Squad First of all, if you haven't yet, come meet the others at The Less Experiment Facebook Group. Experiments, like most journeys, are more fun with friends!… Continue reading The Less Experiment List
As we live, love, work and move on this spinning blue and green marble hurtling through space we can sometimes trick ourselves into believing that our own personal momentum is what keeps the world turning. Much of what we believe about our lives and the world has been shaken up in recent times in multiple… Continue reading The World won’t end if you do LESS!
The New Year found me with my feet sunk to my ankles in the sand and salty surf, my glass and my face raised to the sky, and tears in my eyes. What a ride! 2021 was a year of extreme change. I do not exaggerate when I say that every single thing about my… Continue reading Who am I now?
This year has taken me back to churches more than I would have volunteered to go. As I sat in the funeral of the father of a dear friend under the plaques on the wall of the old colonial church memorializing men lost at sea, men who died at war, and women who played the… Continue reading Routine v Ritual – A Confession
Two months ago I had coffee and a really fun conversation with a pair of entrepreneurs about what they were up to. They were exploring coaching and I asked them about their goals, as a coach does (duh). The look on their faces when I said that word "goals" made me want to laugh out… Continue reading Throw Out The Baby With The Bath Water
This is a time for many of us to contemplate the ending of things. Even before the Christian faith that brought us Christmas existed, this coming week has been an important time for many cultures. In the Northern hemisphere, the pivotal moment comes when the season of darkness, hardship and austerity would peak, and we… Continue reading New Year as Nature Intended
Could the things we thought we knew two years ago be a guide to how we face the future?
Thank you! November 2021 Dear Friend, Thank you for your patience as we took some time out in the month of October to adjust to the changes that came with the launch of our full time coaching practice. We are pleased to announce that it is going very well! Coaching has kicked off with a bang,… Continue reading Blue Island November Newsletter