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Announcing the “Live True” Newsletter (and a Giveaway)!

For all those who have requested an email newsletter over the last few years (and for those of you who haven’t), I’m pleased to announce it’s finally here. Subscribers to the “Live True” newsletter will receive occasional updates about my writing projects, speaking engagements, and coaching practice. You’ll find reflections that might challenge you, encourage […]


Nobody Wins When We Confuse Worry with Care

A little bit of bad news can bring out the worst in us. And when journalistic organizations can find ways to keep the bad news coming (or keep bringing in the experts to speculate on an unfolding situation), we can be easily caught in a devastating cycle of trickling news feeding our anxious thoughts, triggering […]

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When New Moms Can’t Stop Worrying

The night I brought my firstborn home from the hospital, I broke down and cried. In the hospital, I had been giddy with happiness. At home, I felt panicked. I realized that for all my preparation, I had no idea how to care for a baby. This wonderful, vulnerable person I had fallen so deeply […]

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