Monthly Archives: September 2015

Pumpkin Cookies and Project Stir

We made lots of cookies in my house growing up, but the cookie that heralded the arrival of fall was pumpkin. When I walked in the door after school to that richly spiced air, I knew my favorite season was … Continue reading

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The B-I-G Idea – Part 1 – College Soccer

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about BIG ideas. Ideas that are so B – I – G you have to capitalize them. Ideas that are so BIG they take your breath away and terrify you at the same time. Those ideas. The ones we dream about while we’re doing everything else. Continue reading

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Here’s My Book List – What’s Yours?

In August I took a sailing cruise on a refurbished fishing schooner in Maine. Hannah, one of the crew members and a fellow aspiring author, took the time to ask me who my favorite authors and books are. We traded … Continue reading

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