Aground or Afloat?

Aground or Afloat?

BOOKS & LIFE Aground or Afloat? JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group May 12, 2022 Listening to Brené Brown read her book, Atlas of the Heart, got me hooked on audio books. I enjoy listening to her podcasts, but this was more. It was hours of her...
I’m Biased. Are You?

I’m Biased. Are You?

BIASES & IMPERFECTION I’m Biased. Are You? JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group May 5, 2022 I read/listened to a blog post from Melissa Hughes, Ph. D. yesterday titled, Are You Biased? Is the Wrong Question. In this post she suggests, “The...
Life Lessons

Life Lessons

LESSONS & BABIES Life Lessons JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group April 28, 2022 On April 6th – 22 days ago – one of my very best friends had a baby, a boy. She lives 138 miles away, so unfortunately, I couldn’t meet him right away. As a...
No Turning Back

No Turning Back

BOOKS & RIGIDITY No Turning Back JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group April 21, 2022 I’ve always been a serial reader. And by serial reader I mean I’d read one book cover-to-cover before I’d start another. Sometimes I’d get through a book quickly,...
It’s Been 157 Years

It’s Been 157 Years

LINCOLN & AMERICA It’s Been 157 Years JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group April 14, 2022 It’s April 14th. 157 years ago today, Abraham Lincoln was shot in the back of the head at Ford’s Theater. He died the next day. I imagine America was a much...