The power of fear

Re-reading Elizabeth Gilbert’s “Big Magic”. It didn’t really draw me in when I read it the first time – probably because I don’t consider myself “the creative type” – but it showed up on my library list of recommended e-books, so I borrowed it again. Today, I finally took some time to read (…in a…

High School Counselor in Korea?

Just submitted my resume for a position as a high school counselor at an international school in Seoul, Korea. Why not? I have been submitting my resume for random but fascinating jobs all over the world for years – from managing an international children’s home in Africa to leading bike trips through Australia to answering…

A 12-year-old’s wisdom

I am procrastinating right now. I should be doing my taxes, but I simply don’t feel like it. Instead, I’m sharing the insights a 12-year-old client imparted during a therapy session this week. It was his first session with me and to get to know each other, we played the “Ungame” – a therapeutic game…