Tag Archives: inspiration

My Journey into the World of On-Demand Work

(UPDATE: You can hear me talk for 5 minutes about my work adventure on PRI’s radio show “To The Best of Our Knowledge”:  http://www.ttbook.org/book/what-its-work-demand-economy) As I’ve mentioned before, I’m an overeducated 40-something year old woman who spent years in research … Continue reading

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The Road Less Traveled

Ok, back to summarizing the adventure. As some of you know, just over a year ago, I quit my miserable corporate job and decided to veer away from the life/career path that I thought I was “supposed” to be on. … Continue reading

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You Reading This, Be Ready

Starting here, what do you want to remember? How sunlight creeps along a shining floor? What scent of old wood hovers, what softened sound from outside fills the air? Will you ever bring a better gift for the world than … Continue reading

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My First Talk About the Adventure!

Hooray!  I just received news that I was accepted to talk about my past year adventure at Ignite San Francisco later this month.  I’m so excited (and nervous)!  GULP!  I just hope the audience will enjoy 5 minutes of Stanley pictures!! … Continue reading

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Favorite Spots from the Year #6: Puget Island, WA

         So, one of the clear favorites from this adventure was a place called Puget Island. You will all say that you know where it is because, of course, it’s in the Puget Sound region. This is … Continue reading

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Keep Walking

Source: spielkkind You’re going to go down that road whether you like it or not. You can either go like a squealing pig to the slaughter or you can muster as much grace as is in you and WALK …and … Continue reading

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Playful Experimentation

Experimentation.  Another form of rules, structure, guidelines for playing around – for trying new things…and attempting to figure out the impact of changes on your life and whether or not you want to keep them around. It’s a way to … Continue reading

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