Flash Count Diary: Menopause and the Vindication of Natural Life

Menopause hit Darcey Steinke hard First came hot flashes Then insomnia Then depression As she struggled to express what was happening to her, she came up against a culture of silence Throughout history, the natural physical transition of menopause has been viewed as something to deny, fear, and

Broken Places & Outer Spaces: Finding Creativity in the Unexpected

A powerful journey from star athlete to sudden paralysis to creative awakening, award winning science fiction writer Nnedi Okorafor shows that what we think are our limitations have the potential to become our greatest strengths.Nnedi Okorafor was never supposed to be paralyzed A college track star

Sorry I'm Late, I Didn't Want to Come: An Introvert’s Year of Living Dangerously

What would happen if a shy introvert lived like a gregarious extrovert for one year If she knowingly and willingly put herself in perilous social situations that she d normally avoid at all costs Jessica Pan is going to find out When she found herself jobless and friendless, sitting in the famili

Nine Lies About Work: A Freethinking Leader’s Guide to the Real World

How do you get to what s real Your organization s culture is the key to its success Strategic planning is essential People s competencies should be measured and their weaknesses shored up People crave feedback.These may sound like basic truths of our work lives today But actually, they re lies.

All the Rage: Mothers, Fathers, and the Myth of Equal Partnership

Picking up where All Joy and No Fun left off, All the Rage sets out to understand why, in an age of so called equality, full time working mothers still carry The inequity of domestic life is one of the most profound and perplexing conundrums of our time In an era of seemingly unprecedented feminis