How Do You Do Vulnerability?

One of my favorite authors is Brene Brown (Elizabeth Gilbert is a close second). Maybe it's because we're both from Texas and share a similar dust-yourself-off-and-pull-yourself-up-by-your-bootstraps kind of thinking. Maybe it's because she's brought shame out of the closet, shored it up with courage, and has helped legitimize the struggle for empowerment that so many [...]

Playing it Safe

I'm not much of a baseball fan and I'm a lousy softball player.  The whole hand-eye coordination thing seems to elude me and always has.  Still, I got to thinking about how I used to play the game back in my school days; hanging out for as long as I could on a base until [...]