Vulnerability

Vulnerable: [vuhl-ner-uh-buh l] adj: capable of or susceptible to being wounded or hurt. I’ve always prided myself on being resilient, reasonably level-headed and open to exploring all (or most of) what life has to offer. I’ve also always considered myself a bit of a hopeless romantic. A product of parents who still held hands and [...]

By | April 11th, 2018|

Notes from Fly Fishing

Last weekend I went up Summit Series at Powder Mountain. “Summit creates unique gatherings designed to catalyze entrepreneurship, creative achievement, and global change to create a more joyful world.” You can read that on their website. They do this with big flagship events on ships like ‘Summit at Sea,’ in magical remote locations like Tulum [...]

By | July 30th, 2017|

Voila

After a blogging, journaling, journalism-ing, writing hiatus - here we go again. Seven years ago next month I quit my job at OK! Magazine, where I was a founding editor, and (after initial hesitation and trepidation) penned a daily blog called “Simplyjen: An Ordinary Girl with an Extraordinary Life,” on OKMagazine.com from 2005-2010. Much as [...]

By | February 10th, 2017|