This Feels Different

Finally. Our voices are beginning to be heard. It shouldn’t take our nation collectively witnessing a white police officer kneeling on the neck of an unarmed black man until he takes his last breath — for this to be different. Yes, there are massive protests from one end of the country to the other. But…

WHY THIS PODCAST & WHY NOW?

Because it’s time for us all to stop, take a breath and listen. I am a journalist who relishes giving voice to people’s stories.  I am a business owner, founder of an education non-profit, keynote speaker, wife, mother, daughter, dancer, sister and lover of life — and my country.  And like so many of you, it…

KNOWLEDGE IS POWER

Knowledge is passed on from one generation to the next primarily through words, both written and spoken. While campfire stories and the folklore they gave birth to seemed  near extinction, modern technology has revived this intimate and personal form of sharing knowledge. Knowledge is power.  This podcast is about empowering all of us to better…

OVERCOMING THE “OTHER”

At some point in our lives, we all know what it feels like to be on the outside looking in.  To be shunned.  To be the outcast.  To be the “other”.  Business leaders, students, parents, political leaders, educators, doctors, professional athletes, social activists, entrepreneurs, entertainers…everyone you can think of.  What are their stories?  What “other”…

COVID & The Common Good

COVID & The Common GooD Guest, Dr. Kari Nixon Lockdown, social distance, wear a mask. Protest, open up, ditch the mask. As our divisions deepen, the death toll continues to rise. More than 100,000 Americans dead from COVID-19. “How can we expect people to care about one another when we’ve built a society that’s like…you…

The Encourager

The Encourager With Guest James Brown A gift. A person. A kind word. All have the power to encourage and change someone’s life. If anyone can attest to that, it’s James Brown. I first interviewed him about a year ago as his new digital platform, EncourageX, was just launching. I don’t have to tell you…

Constitutional Rights During A Pandemic

Constitutional Rights During A Pandemic Guest, Justin Dyer What are your rights during a pandemic? The global death toll from COVID-19 continues to rise. The push to reopen economies is gaining momentum. The rights of the individual versus what’s deemed best for the common good, are on a collision course. Who has the constitution on…

When The Virus Takes a Loved One

When The Virus Takes a Loved One Guest, James T. Campbell 1. 125. 61,000 and rising. Each number representing a precious life lost. When The Virus takes a loved one, what happens next? How does one grieve through quarantine? How is a life celebrated when social distancing is in effect? How does a family come…