On-air: There By The Grace of G-d Go I!

There By The Grace of G-d Go I: Dangers of the unknown/undisclosed Self On-air, tonight! "There By The Grace of G-d Go I!" On the Anastasia The Storyteller Radio Show ...more

There By The Grace of G-d Go I: Dangers of the unknown/undisclosed Self

An excerpted reflection from “Hot Pants, Motorcycles and K Street” Also listen to the Anastasia The Storyteller Radio Show Spring, 1985 ...more

Update On My First Job Interview in 3 Years

<h2><strong>Open Letter to the Human Resources Director:  Thank you for Making Me Feel So Special on My 1st Job Interview in 3 Years!!</strong></h2> <a href="http://www.hautecurvywoman.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/humanresources2.jpg"><img...more

5 Women Who Have Dominated Their Finance Careers

When it comes to top executives and CEOs, men are usually the first people that come to mind. Finance, an especially male-dominated sector of the corporate world, rarely puts women at the top. Women have to fight to take control of their career paths. That’s why it’s so refreshing when women rise through the ranks....more

What Can Happen If You Just Say Yes?

Let’s play a game.  The game is called "Have you ever?". All you need to do is answer “yes” or “no” to the questions.  Easy-peasy, right?  Okay!  So, let’s begin … ...more
Love this piece - there are definitely times in life where if more of us said 'yes' we'd be a ...more

The Art of Holding Back

Photo Credit: Craig GarnerLooking back, I'm not sure why I was so nervous....more


There is a quote, “Seek first to understand, then to be understood.” I’m not sure where it comes from, maybe it’s Steven Covey, or maybe it’s from the Bible, but I feel like that is exactly what I have been doing for the past four years.Seeking first to understand....more

10 Ways Your Partner Can Make You Successful

On a night out with your friends, what are the two things that always come up?Relationships and work.Why? Because finding the right person is just as important as finding the right job, and obtaining both is how most of us define our personal happiness and success....more

I'm Back...Let's Rock 2014!

Happy 2014!It’s been quite a while since my last post. Life stepped in, as it often does, and threw some pretty big curve balls. I lost a friend to cancer in November. Barbra (AKA Pinkwellchick) was a bright light that continues to shine, but from a different venue. Many of us have pledged to keep her movement moving and growing....more


We are forever reinventing ourselves.Even at my age, I feel a bit little like a hairy caterpillar, belly stuffed with macerated spring leaves, boldly curling up into my cocoon in a quest to emerge as something else.  I’ve had enough of this old, outdated mode, so let’s make it something quite different, okay?  Something, say, less hairy and hmm, maybe with a pair of wings?  Far-fetched, for sure, but you never know.  Give me a few weeks and let’s see what develops....more