40 Inspirational Speeches in 2 Minutes

This is what I love about Twitter. Rachel Simmons shared this clip in a retweet from Julia Taylor. I not only got the benefit of watching a terrifically edited video, I was introduced to Julia, who, like Rachel does admirable work promoting empowerment for girls....
Validation: The Wind Beneath Our Wings

Validation: The Wind Beneath Our Wings

Another sweet thing that happened to pick up my spirits last Sunday was an email from Gina Carroll, from Blogher.com. Blogher is a meta-blog, like PsychCentral or Huffington Post. It brings together women writers/bloggers from around the world. Gina wrote:Hello Dr....
Getting Real: Facing the Greatest Fear of All

Getting Real: Facing the Greatest Fear of All

Unexpectedly I faced one of my greatest fears yesterday. Of course it would be Halloween. Feeling bouncy and full of myself I decided on a whim to publish the article I wrote about my name and Elvira, Mistress of the Dark, on PsychCentral. Something light for...