No Wonder You Were Afraid to Ask #20 – Jenny Pritchett – At or Near Her Surface

May 31, 2016 Tony 0

I’ve known Jenny for almost 10 years. I attended grad school with her at San Francisco State University where we worked together on the staff of the University’s graduate literary journal, 14 Hills. She is […]

No Wonder You Were Afraid to Ask #19 – Dr. Nailah Thompson – The Primary Care Doctor You Dream About.

May 23, 2016 Tony 0

I first met Nailah almost three years ago while working side-by-side with her in Biloxi, Mississippi, during Kaiser Permanente’s annual volunteer trip to the Gulf Coast. We bonded immediately over women’s college hoops (have to […]

Wednesday Wisdom #2 – Are YOU self-Aware that you are Reading these Words?

May 18, 2016 Tony 0

What is self-awareness? One online source defines self-awareness as, “conscious knowledge of one’s own character, feelings, motives, and desires.” Are you self-aware? Do you understand your character –“the mental and moral qualities distinctive to an […]

No Wonder You Were Afraid to Ask #18 – Bushra Burney – The Caffeinated Muslim

May 16, 2016 Tony 0

Bushra is one non-family member who I would take a bullet for. It has been over five years since I first met Bushra at work. Bushra and I bonded over many things, but our talk […]

No Wonder You Were Afraid to Ask #18 – Philip Horvath – Innovator of Your Future

May 10, 2016 Tony 0

Recently, I was blessed with the opportunity to hear Philip speak at a conference I attended on Innovation in Health Care. I was immediately captivated by his presentation, as he told the story of his […]

No Wonder You Were Afraid to Ask #17 Toni Le Busque – Amazing Artist and Poo Aficionado

May 2, 2016 Tony 0

I love Facebook because of all the serendipitous meetings it facilitates. Toni Le Busque somehow ended up on my friend’s list, either I friended her or she friended me, I am not too sure, but […]