May 12, 2014
Last week I did a TEDx talk in Portland, Oregon.It's about my life and my passion.
Here's a link....it's 18 minutes long...
If you're a corporation or a college or an organization looking for a speaker, I'd love to talk to you.
Please contact me: firstname.lastname@example.org.
I have a blog about what's going on in my life.
Go to the bottom of this page,
click on "There is,"
and scroll down till you come to my blog!.
The remainder of this page is the Preface to my book:
TALES OF A FEMALE NOMAD
Living at Large in the World.
I am a modern-day nomad. I have no
permanent address, no possessions except the ones I carry, and I rarely know
where Iíll be six months from now. I move through the world without a plan,
guided by instinct, connecting through trust, and constantly watching for
People are my passion. Unlike a
traditional nomad, when I go somewhere, I settle in with the locals long
enough to share the minutes of their days, to know the seasons of their lives,
and to be trusted with their secrets. I have lived with people in thatched
huts, slept in their gilded palaces, and worshipped with them at godly
ceremonies and dens of black magic. I have also cooked with women on fires all
over the world.
Iíve been living and loving my nomadic
existence since the day in 1986 when, at the age of forty eight, on the verge
of a divorce, I looked around and thought, There has to be more than one way
to do life.