Category Archives: Unicorns

Before I Die I Want To…

I’m not proud to admit it, but I’m also not ashamed (I am Woman, Hear Me Roar): at nearly every single one of my past jobs, at some point I had a moment in which I was about to cry, … Continue reading

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Image Interlude: Amazing Things

Found a new favorite Facebook page, called Amazing Things in the World, featuring just that. There’s no rhyme or reason to it; it boasts images of manmade creations and natural beings, some images contain much more information than others (like … Continue reading

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Image Interlude: What the Nanny Saw

There are so many blog entries swirling about my head, but alas, not this week. This week I give you another story in pictures. Vivian Maier had been a housekeeper and nanny in 1950s Chicago, and died in 2009. Only … Continue reading

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35 Before 35: Two More Down

The story of how I knocked #30 out of the park goes like this. The headquarters of my office happen to be in El Segundo, California. I have only been there a couple of times. As luck would have it, … Continue reading

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Resolution #2: Be a Courageous Wallflower

A year ago Tuesday, the Times published an article on the science of courage. And roughly half a year ago, I posted about The Upside of Fear, referencing one of the women in this article who is biologically incapable of … Continue reading

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My (Love) Letter to Betty White

Dear Betty White, As much as it pains me to write it: I finally find myself without grandparents. Thankfully most of them lived to be a ripe old age, and I think of them all often. Especially the ones I really knew … Continue reading

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Don’t Quit Your Day Job

I have a love-hate relationship with New York.  I’ve said that before and I will say it again, and again, probably for as long as I live here.  There are some people who are in love with this place.  There … Continue reading

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