When anger is compassion

There are two things about me that annoy me: I am anxious (read: quick) to forgive. I have a terribly memory. (Ok, there are many more than those two, but since my therapist is not here let’s not pull too eagerly at that thread.) The adage “Forgive and forget” is how I naturally and effortlessly…More

The best things I read in summer 2019

This summer was weird and wonderful in its own ways. Kind of hard, but good?! I’m still processing some of it. I have some big decisions to make in my life that are scary because they feel final (though it doesn’t have to be final, but of course my brain immediately goes to most extreme…More

My “why” for fundraising

I recently started a new job, fundraising for a science-based conservation organization. I am loving it. I’m so happy to be doing work that is serving a purpose for Hawaii and the world, and to be working for an organization of its caliber. The boost in pay has been a VERY nice bonus, too! Fundraising…More