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Public Speaking Coach and Novelist


You Can Always Have a Winning Experience.

Recently, while listening to a podcast, I heard one of the presenters, a sports coach, use an expression that was new to me. He said: “You can’t always win, but you can always have a winning experience.” He went on

Still A Thankful Thanksgiving.

Yesterday was Thanksgiving Day in the US, and despite everything going on in the States—and the world—millions of people took a moment to be thankful.  This wonderful holiday has a special place in my heart. Like most Americans, I love

5 Shortcuts to Feeling Happier.

Over the last few months, who hasn’t dreamed of finding a magic switch that reboots their happiness quotient? Many of us are feeling ground down by the ongoing relentlessness of these pandemic days. Add to this the climate crises and