For Valentine’s Day: Advice for How to Win at Love

Here’s the story of my most memorable Valentine’s Day celebration so far. When I delivered the best romantic advice I’ve given. Sung from a stage. As the Queen of Diamonds. Almost 20 years ago. This trip down memory lane began with a FB message. Keep in mind these props were last used two decades ago. I… Continue reading For Valentine’s Day: Advice for How to Win at Love

Father Rutledge

Remembering a conversation I had in the 3rd grade with Father Rutledge at St. Mary's school in Balboa, Panama. Father Rutledge embodied Santa Claus for me - a rotund man, with rosy cheeks, white beard, twinkling eyes and a jolly disposition. I had just completed Confession and received my "four 'Hail Marys' and three 'Our… Continue reading Father Rutledge

Lover, Magician, Warrior, King…some exemplars of mine

I'm reading King, Warrior Magician, Lover:  Rediscovering the Archetypes of the Mature Masculine by Robert Moore and Douglas Gillette.  The below are my current models that epitomize the archetypes for me; the people that I think about when I call up the energies of the archetypes: Lover: Ellen Degeneres I love Ellen's ability to connect with people… Continue reading Lover, Magician, Warrior, King…some exemplars of mine