Ready for Re-entry?

We made it through Labor Day no thanks to Tropical Storm Henry and Hurricane Ida.  Hope you were spared any significant flooding or power interruptions where you are.   Vedge Your Best Podcast sound engineer Charlie Weinshank had some high water in the metropolitan New York area and here in coastal Rhode Island we hadContinue reading “Ready for Re-entry?”

It’s Half Time 2021!

What do you think?  Is the year Half Over?Or is it Half Started? From my point of view, 2021 is just getting going. I feel SO energized because a few projects that were in the planning stages during the last couple of months including our youngest daughter’s wedding are in the rear view mirror.  ThreeContinue reading “It’s Half Time 2021!”

Murder Your Darlings

Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, writer and lecturer at Cambridge University on the subject of language and literature appears to have been the source of the aphorism, “ Murder your darlings.” “Whenever you feel an impulse to perpetrate a piece of exceptionally fine writing, obey it — whole-heartedly — and delete it before sending your manuscript toContinue reading “Murder Your Darlings”

Ready to Come out of Hiding?

Remember in the Wizard of Oz when Glinda the Good Witch calls the citizens of Munchkinland out of hiding? “Come out, come out wherever you are!” Dorothy Gale’s house has fallen on the Wicked Witch of the East, killing her and freeing Munchkinland. Bit by bit Munchkin society steps forward to reassert their positions. TheContinue reading “Ready to Come out of Hiding?”

Excusitarianism

When I was certified as a Life and Weight Coach, I assumed that I would primarily coach people who wanted to transition to a vegan or WFPB (Whole Food Plant Based) diet. I had committed to eating vegan in my mid-50’s after never believing it would be possible for me to give up eating animalContinue reading “Excusitarianism”