Founding a Startup Amidst Loss and Grief

Founding a Startup Amidst Loss and Grief

Around this time last year, I wrote a post called On Working While Grieving. It feels like an eternity ago, because so much has changed; yet here I find myself again, writing a post about loss and commitment. The last time I wrote was in April, and I haven’t had the gusto to write again [...]

On Working While Grieving

On Working While Grieving

I feel I've awoken from a hibernation of sorts. In January of this year my beloved grandmother passed away, and I experienced significant loss for the first time. I'm fortunate to have made it 23 years before losing close family, and I'm sad that my younger cousins didn't have the same years with her that [...]

Donate Your Voice this Mesothelioma Awareness Day

Donate Your Voice this Mesothelioma Awareness Day

Every year, 2500-3000 new cases of mesothelioma are diagnosed. On average, they are given 10 months to live. As a blogger, I get lots of emails from people and companies hoping I can share their stories, but the one I received from the Von St. James family stands out. It's a story of how love, hope [...]