When facing a difficult week, here’s a poem for the soul: If, by Rudyard Kipling

If you can keep your head when all about you     Are losing theirs and blaming it on you, If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you,     But make allowance for their doubting too; If you can wait and not be tired by waiting,     Or being lied about, don’t deal in … More When facing a difficult week, here’s a poem for the soul: If, by Rudyard Kipling

Mothers, Murderers and Mistresses: Empresses of Ancient Rome vs #LeanInTogether

I watched  Mothers, Murderers and Mistresses: Empresses of Ancient Rome with baited breath. The first episode presented Livia, loved by Augustus, powerful behind the scenes. The argument was that history & men didn’t recognize Livia as a leader or influencer. And that was, according to the program, unfair. I expected to hear more of the … More Mothers, Murderers and Mistresses: Empresses of Ancient Rome vs #LeanInTogether