Speaking Up

On July 15, 2012, after completing KC Baker’s School for the Well Spoken Woman, I delivered this speech in front of a live audience. I’m talking about The Power of Mother.  If you’ve got 18 minutes, have a look and…

The simple things:  A memorial to Mom

The simple things: A memorial to Mom

Kerry Cannava Turner is a life coach, writer, and public speaker who lives a full and happy life with her husband in NYC.  On the 10th anniversary of her dear mother’s death, she shared this beautiful tribute on Facebook.  You…

A Final Message From My Mother

A Final Message From My Mother

This touching tribute, written by Josiah Howard, appeared in the July 20, 2012 New York Times Magazine.   The first note I ever wrote for my mother wasn’t very special, but she seemed to think it was. It said: “Hi…