Girls Who Code

I recently came across the Girls Who Code program when it was discussed where I work. What a terrific way to support and encourage young girls to get into computer science! Girls Who Code was founded by Reshma Saujani in 2012 after she entered a race for Congress in 2010. … Read more…

Missed Goals? No Big Deal…

Sometimes we stress ourselves out by setting goals that aren’t even ours! It’s hard enough when goals are our choices and we fall short. When they’re not ours, it can be an emotional disaster waiting to happen, depending on just how unrealistic for us they were. Goal setting is always … Read more…

Authors John D. Wolf, Pauline Hager, Shirley Ann Parker and Linda Meckler

Why Writers Keep Writing

We humans are resilient beings. Even when tragedy strikes, we recover – bruised and battered and often in deep pain – and we go on, those of us they call survivors. Write your life story, they tell me, because your life is a novel. No, it wouldn’t sell because no … Read more…

It Takes Whatever It Takes

It can be difficult to achieve goals, especially when there is no support from family members and only a little, rather bemused understanding from the rest of your group. Much of the time, you’re “it” and if you want to get somewhere, you have to really want or need to get … Read more…