Posts Tagged: the g word

My G Word Story of Trauma and Healing

On Friday, I told my own G WORD story at the Breakthrough Gala. It wasn’t easy. I stepped into it anyway. I wanted to share it with all of you.


I never wanted to cook.  When I did, I would always burn something or hurt myself. Several accidents ...

Storytelling, Advocacy, and the Legacy of Berta Cáceres

Sometimes a story comes along and punches you in the gut.  When that happens to me, it’s usually because of a powerful storyteller who weaves a narrative arc that connects self and purpose, vulnerability and transformation.

I was punched in the gut recently when a young woman called Berta Zúñiga ...