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If You Can't Stand the Heat....

I’m thinking about heat here in Qatar. I’m thinking about 29 degree early mornings and 40 degree afternoons. Walking out of air conditioned buildings into a heat that shocks – dry, dust-filled mouthfuls of hot unforgiving air. 842 more words


Why I Walk (and Run)

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about how I was addicted to walking/running. And how this is a good thing. But Joe (I picture you asking) why are doing it? 546 more words


Flower lady

Ah, isn’t life a funny son of a bitch? You might remember that I recently (and by recently, I mean last year) graduated. Life as an illustrator, exciting! 204 more words

The Stress Of Being a Teenager

A.K.A: A short summary of what’s been going on in my life currently.

I don’t exactly know where to begin. Truth be told, I started writing this at the end of March and my life has been so hectic since that I haven’t had the chance to publish it until now. 211 more words

Long-Haul Leadership and Testing Theories

I’m going to Qatar.
A place that I couldn’t spell up until a week ago. ( Q followed by U, surely?)

I’m going to work with Maersk Oil over the next 9 months, on a very part-time basis, designing and delivering work that will strengthen a concept of “Visible Leadership”. 504 more words


Keeping home

I’ve been putting off and putting off coming back because I couldn’t find a reason to write here.

There are so many other things I need to write but I feel like I couldn’t possibly attend to them without first reporting back, here, where my browser’s home button takes me to. 181 more words


Things I learned while I wasn't looking

(A short word from the birthday girl — that would be me)

That’s not my age, but it’s close enough. :) (Photo by D)

This birthday post was supposed to be published last Thursday, but I was off doing other things, so I’m publishing it today.  1,159 more words