Someday Is Now

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I’m starting a new season of my podcast, I Always Wanted To, and I need your help.  For this series I want to focus on those Maybe Someday projects we’ve been putting off because it’s never the right time or we don’t have enough of it because we’re too busy with work and extracurricular activities. Well someday is now. This is …

A woman who inspired me

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Fifty years ago today I was called to the office of the Dean of Women first thing in the morning. As I was sitting down she said, “I have bad news.” I said, “Is it my mother?” I don’t know where that came from. It was my first thought and it was true.  Agnes Williams Spencer Sumner had been killed …

How to be Incredibly Popular

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I designed my first time management system when I was in my 20s. It was called Frieda and Rita’s How to Be Incredibly Popular Datebook, co-created with my beloved friend, Rogene Manas. We made it as a Christmas gift. I no longer have a copy of the finished product, it was lost in a move over the years, but my memory of …