“It’s all very well to read about sorrows and imagine yourself living through them heroically, but it’s not so nice when you really come to have them, is it?” So says my dear fictional friend and kindred spirit, the incomparable Anne Shirley. As I’ve been rereading this favorite from my childhood, Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery, it has become clear to me how … Continue reading Anne Shirley, Literary Life Coach
Growing up a young girl in Southern California, my dad raised me on two things—Los Angeles sports and loyalty to your team. My dad has been a Lakers fan his whole life, and he taught me and my brother to bleed purple and gold. We grew up idolizing the “Showtime” Lakers—Kareem, Magic, Vlade, James Worthy; we learned Pat Riley was a coaching genius, and Chick … Continue reading What is it About Kobe?