1) If you happen to see my French Bulldog Lulu, wish her a Happy Birthday. She turned 10 today.
2) My friend Alethea Black, an immensely talented author and speaker (I love her her collection of short stories, I Knew You'd Be Lovely) has done it again with this incredibly inspirational story she told at the Moth GrandSLAM (a storyteller's collaborative):
The bewitching hour is upon us. Send your loved ones a cute Halloween e-card
, courtesy of Helping Hands: Monkey Helpers for the Disabled
Graffiti artist Banksy
again disses the Advertising industry (my industry!) while simultaneously showing he's a master at brand building
If you have money to burn, check out IfOnly
, a "marketplace for experiences" that just raised $12 Million
to continue offering its members unique and memorable experiences with top sports/film/music/lifestyle luminaries (think dinner party for 12 with chef Michael Chiarello
at his Napa Valley vineyard). For every item or experience sold, a donation is made to the charity of each luminary’s choice.
6) I finally finished reading Wild by Cheryl Strayed, and I really enjoyed it. Now I'm itching for an adventure. And want to write a memoir.