The Power of Vulnerability by Brené Brown

The Power of Vulnerability: Teachings of Authenticity, Connections and Courage by Brené Brown “In my research,” Dr. Brown says, “the word I use to describe people who can live from a place of vulnerability is wholehearted.” Being wholehearted is a practice—one that we can choose to cultivate through empathy, gratitude, and awareness. Join this engaging [Read More...]

Review – Art: A New History by Paul Johnson

Art: A New History by Paul Johnson In Art: A New History, Paul Johnson turns his great gifts as a world historian to a subject that has enthralled him all his life: the history of art. This narrative account, from the earliest cave paintings up to the present day, has new things to say about [Read More...]

My Continuing Dickens Exploration: Dombey and Son

Dombey and Son by Charles Dickens (Writing this without spoilers probably will lead to misdirection, but I feel there are too many people who probably haven’t read this book. And I DO want to say some things.) *big sigh* Oh, that was good. It is interesting to me that I began reading Dickens with his [Read More...]