THOUGHTS FROM A HOLISTIC LAWYER

ALL ROADS LEAD TO…

I have always taken roads for granted. Growing up in the suburbs of the US and then living in cities, my roads would take me where I needed to go. They were the ground under my feet, my car, [...]

LIVING WITH UNCERTAINTY

It’s a cold wet afternoon to begin 2017 in California. We’ve made it through the holidays, but there is a tension in the air about the upcoming change in administration. These are times of [...]

ON BEING DIRECT (and Wild)

The other day a friend of mine started asking me questions about why I was so “direct” and how did I get this way. This is not the first time that I have been described as “direct” and [...]

Turkey Tales and Supreme Court Travails

A few weeks ago, I put on a suit and was driving to San Francisco from my mountain home to represent a client. I live on a private narrow road with only room for one car. So if another car is [...]

DEALING WITH THE PAST

We all have a past, don’t we? I currently have two clients who are actively dealing with the past through our work together. Both are in their 40s, married with children, and have stable jobs. [...]

FAMILY MATTERS, BUT “WHO AM I?”

Recently I awoke with the question “Who am I?” seeping from my soul. You probably have had this experience, and if not, you will (many times) in your life. We come from families and then [...]

THE HOLISTIC MINDFUL LAWYER

Through my “Holistic for Lawyers” services, I teach a weekly mindfulness class for lawyers and last week we had a discussion about the difference between mindfulness and meditation. “What is [...]

BUILDING A FIRE

I just moved to a home in the mountains. I did this to be closer to nature, to slow down, be more mindful. As a city girl, I had loved to go to the country to hike, camp, and backpack. I have [...]