I was lucky enough to find work with a French winery for the annual vendanges. I was even luckier to land on a smaller artisan family owned winery in the South of France near the border of Spain. I made and drank some of the best wine for 5 weeks.
During this time, I’d often hike up the hill to sit in this ruined chateau, and look over the valley. And I’d daydream about how life once was…
This was in the heart of the pays cathare. A land loaded with loaded history where people were burned and killed for their religious beliefs. I’d love to say how times have changed.
This week’s photo challenge is NIGHTTIME. Take the challenge of snapping a nightly pic.
Photo credit: Storybook Imaging.
Every time I see a meme that says something like “Strong women support each other” or “Strong women make other women feel better and do better” [and crap like that] I always think to myself “Hey, that’s how roller derby chicks are!” Continue reading
Scrolling through the catalog of faces LinkedIn suggests I may know, I am boggled by wonder and questions. Who are these people? And what lies are they hiding? And when was this profile image taken, is it over 5 years old?
“Caused a leak in a most vulnerable and important corporate secret leading to instituting a confidence policy at work.”
One thing most over-achievers probably have in common is the sensation that they will never be good enough. It’s their drive, their push and motivation to do more. To be more. They’re the first to raise their hands and volunteer to help, and always the last ones to leave.
They have a voice inside, a chilling screaming voice reminding them how others are better.