Are we there yet?

This past week-end’s pride parade in Ft Lauderdale ended in tragedy when a truck plowed into the group of marchers killing one participant. The mayor, who was at the event, immediately decried it as a terror attack against the LGBTQ+ community. The press went wild calling it Florida’s “Charlottesville moment.” Trump was blamed for spreading…

The world needs more truth tellers.

I like to check the news overseas every day just to see how things are ‘going’ in other parts of the world through a lens that isn’t American. A disturbing article out of France caught my eye the other day. The report stated that French “web influencers” were recently contacted by a London based firm…

Truth as an impediment.

My husband and I have been enjoying an autobiographical book on tape. I’m not sure I can recommend it yet because, while enlightening, challenging and thought provoking, F-bombs drop like candy from a pinata..it is very intense! The man “speaks truth to power” though, and I am all about it- regardless of how it’s presented….

Red Flags

I recently watched two Netflix movies; Bikram: Yogi, Guru, Predator and FYRE- The greatest party that never happened. Bikram (77) is the egomaniacal founder of hot yoga. This guy amassed a fortune estimated at 75 million dollars sitting in a comfy, elevated, overstuffed chair with a personalized AC blowing on his neck barking out orders…

Liar, liar, pants on.. HEY WAIT.. there are no pants!!

I remember being so impressed with the woman featured in a 2014, Forbes article, I cut it out and placed it on my daughter’s desk. “What a role model,” I marveled “What a hard-charging, inspirational genius.” Turns out I wasn’t the only one impressed with Elizabeth Holmes, the young woman at the helm of Theranos,…

Why lie?

Lying is like painting over a water stain on the ceiling.. the truth will eventually seep right through, so all you are really doing is buying time. Now if you’re an exchange student trying to escape from communist North Korea and you have to dress up like a local and lie about your identity to…