Here’s What I’m Thinking…

Here’s What I’m Thinking… It’s almost time for our new season, so I thought I’d try something a little different. “Here’s What I’m Thinking”. It’s time to put myself on the hot seat and share whatever’s on my mind. Every now and then, perhaps once a month, I will take off my journalist’s hat and…

Candle Queen

Candle Queen Call her the Candle Queen who’s shining a light and sharing the stories of amazing women! Ianthe Mauro is fluent in the language of candles. Whatever the shape or scent, candles are a perfect metaphor for what Ianthe is all about — bringing light and love to our troubled world. Sound familiar? It’s…

America Talks

When America Talks, people listen. At least that’s the goal of what is described as a weekend of connection in the midst of deep division. This Saturday and Sunday, June 12th and 13th, Americans will talk one-on-one, face-to-face on video across our political divides. I will be one of them. As a member of the…

Front Row Seat to History

She not only had a front row seat to history, she was a ground-breaking participant. And she is still breaking glass ceilings and making significant contributions to our world. Sonia Jarvis is a Yale-educated legal scholar who has blazed trails in courtrooms, in classrooms, in civil rights arenas and even basketball arenas. She was the…

Rising Above With Joy

Scott Hamilton’s life is a master class in how to rise above with joy. Many know him from his iconic career as an Olympic and world figure skating champion — and that backflip he made famous. He holds a whopping 70 titles. He’s also in both the U.S. Olympic and World Figure Skating Halls of…