How I (Don’t) Do It All

I was at a networking event the other day when a professional woman leaned in close to me after she found out I had three children in addition to my full-time job.
“How,” she asked, “do you do it all?”
I tipped my head back and laughed. “I don’t.”

Overcoming Imposter Syndrome and Learning to Dream

After more than 20 years as a Black woman in the workforce, I’m finally learning to know what I want, to ask for it, and to not be (too) surprised when I receive it.