In this episode, on the occasion of Mary Oliver’s passing, I took time to read my favourite passages and poems. Her work has informed mine since 1998, and reading her words brings me back to the earliest days in my teaching and learning to lead.
On the intelligence of risk, radical independence, and decoding the real conversation that happens in relationship.
Seeing difficult moments as evidence that it was always coming together.
On the energetic and practical wisdom of gathering difficult moments; seeing them as food for your journey.
Seeing difficult moments as our treasures. Strategies and perspectives for releasing stories and tensions.