Author Archives: selectivelyattentive

Phone A Friend: Trump Couldn’t Talk His Way Out Of This One

Calling Sean Hannity! Sean Hannity are you there? Last night’s Presidential Debate showdown was an evisceration. For the first time Donald Trump met a match he couldn’t talk over and bully into a series of ad-worthy gaffes. Secretary Clinton was strong, composed, knowledgeable, and showed she even had a humorous side as she laughed again […]

Clinton’s Mirrors Takes On Trump In the Best Way Possible

I’m not one for cable TV. I don’t even have a subscription for it and can’t remember the last time I actually sat down to watch TV, let alone listen to commercials. Sure I catch the occasion sporting event at some local pub or a friend’s house, but even then commercials are overlooked or muted […]

Clinton’s Rise Means Strong Women Don’t Always Have To Be Nice To Lead

Originally posted on The Maverick Journal (August 9, 2016) Mark July 28, 2016. On that day, the last of the Democratic convention in Philadelphia, Hillary Clinton ascended to the podium to claim the first female nomination of a major party for the presidency of the United States. It was a momentous occasion, one that touched […]

Making A Difference For One Kid At A Time – A Day At Disneyland

It’s not every day that you get to spend a day at the “happiest place on earth”. But to do so with a great group of kids – now that is a rare experience. This week my company afforded me a chance to give back by partnering with one of Southern California’s local children’s non-profits; the Walden Family […]

Don’t Blame Black Lives Matter For Dallas, Blame America’s Culture Of Violence

This morning I awoke to a scene of carnage on the front page of every news site and interweaved in the social media feeds of my friends. What happened in Dallas is hard to comprehend. As a daughter of a retired police officer I know only too well the risk these men take every day […]

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