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Finding Autonomy

Losing my health resulted in the loss of my autonomy in ways I’m just now realizing.  I have let myself be defined by my illness and by others.   624 more words

Being Human

Why Your Brand Needs a Story

The best brands are built on great stories” ~Ian Rowden, CMO, Virgin Group

Creating a brand story is not merely about standing out from the crowd and being noticed.

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10 Things I learned in Japan

I started this post on the bullet train from Tokyo to Kyoto, continued it on the bullet train back, looked at it for an hour on our transatlantic flight home, and then spent the last four days in a jet-lagged stupor trying to pull my thoughts together on ANYTHING, much less such a monumental vacation. 2,108 more words

Telling Stories

Telling Stories: Thinking like a television with your characters

Playing my main character in Star Trek Online has been illuminating.  She had her own gig for several seasons, and it was interesting, watching her go from a fresh-faced Lieutenant to a Captain through sheer pluck and determination.  1,199 more words

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sensory apocalypse from the mail pouch

In my early teens, which were the Swaziland years, I read Sports Illustrated magazine regularly. It gave me some perspective of what was happening with sports back in the U.S. 343 more words



All I really know is that we were on the phone and he told me he was going to tell me a story, and I was happy because I knew in that moment he could have chosen to be on the phone with anyone but he picked me. 67 more words


Telling Stories: You're not that girl

Roleplaying is, in part, the act of getting into your character.  You kind of have to.  Like an actor stepping into a role, you become… 1,066 more words

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