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Running on empty?

Have you ever felt so done in?
That you just could not.
Not even.
One more step.
I mean, really.

See if you can find yourself here:

  • “I am utterly depleted. How do I keep my sex life alive with my husband, when I am so burnt out from work, and kids?”
  • “I am constantly stressed and pushed to the limit – how do I feel my feminine, when I live and work in a man’s world?”
  • “Three kids, a house to take care of—I am depleted. Help.”
  • “Just reading the news today and I feel like I can’t breathe.”
  • “How do I stand up for the stuff I truly care about when I am keeling over from all of my responsibilities?”

Can you…

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This Valentine’s day I’m thinking a lot about sisterhood.
And the tender, irreplaceable, fierce love that’s possible and necessary between women.

I fly close with my flock.
There would be no…

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Are you dimming your light?

Is your light on or off?
Right now.
Take a quick test: Do you feel flush with enthusiasm? Beautiful? Strong? Confident?
Good. Then your light is on.

And, ummmm….
If you are annoyed…

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I’m not that woman!

I ran into a girlhood friend, Nancy.
We had not seen one another in more than 40 years.
She has a quiet life in the country, married to her childhood…

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Do you put yourself last?

Where do you fall on the scale of priorities in your life?
Do you put yourself first?
Or last?

Would you cancel your plans with friends if your boss asked you…

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Whew. Wow. We did it.  
Welcome to a brand New Year, my darlings. 2017 is here. And so many of us are thinking– perhaps now, more than ever—about what…

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Leadership is an inside game.

If I were to drill down to the very bluest part of the flame, the hottest truest mission of The School of Womanly Arts, it’s about feminine leadership.

It…

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This is not a time to run away

My first response was “I can’t.”

It was November 9th, the results of our election were incredibly fresh, and just three days later, I was to lead the Fall session…

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My 3-Part Burn-Out Cure

What does it mean to be a success? In your own eyes?
How do you know when enough is enough? 

A couple months ago, I was watching…

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I am at a big transitional time of my life. My baby left for college. My nest is empty. 

And I want to welcome in a hot, fun, sexy, smart,…

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Taking back the word.

Pussy.

Don’t mess with her.
Or she will take you out.
Which is exactly what we are witnessing right now, on the world’s stage, in this election year.
Pussy has taken out the…

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Whew. Wowza.
Last week’s book launch was seriously and no kidding the total highlight of my career, my life.

What do you do…

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This is the day.

Oh, sisters, mine.

I have been pawing the ground like a racehorse.
Pacing back and forth in the wings, for a dozen years, waiting for this moment.

My brand new book, Pussy:…

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So, just a couple weeks ago, I packed my little pumpkin off to college.
Now, as you probably know, or might suspect,…

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Think about it for a sec.
When you were growing up, what did your ‘bits and pieces’ get called?
Can you remember?

This might…

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They say that fortune favors the bold.
But what if there is nothing really bold going on right now?
And worse still—what if…

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Has anyone ever told you that you’re ‘too much’?
Too loud?
Too emotional?
Too needy?
Too desperate?
Too clingy?
Too sexy?

One of my guy friends was complaining…

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Let’s create an uproar!

What do you do when you know—deep in your deepest heart of hearts, in the furthest corner of your soul of souls, and your most profound sense of decorum, decency…

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Sex ed? More please.

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I was at a dinner party with a gang of gals a couple weeks ago. Several of these women were in…

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Picture this.
You are in Paris, the City of Light.
You have been promising your recently high school graduated daughter that you will…

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