During this year and this process of putting pen to paper about what matters to me, I’m finding I’ve become more clear in three areas.

First, I have come to more fully appreciate the life I’ve lived doing what I have loved. I’ve felt privileged to have been a Peace Corps volunteer, a public school teacher, a National Park Ranger, a founding principal of my own management consulting and training practice, and a leader coach (30 of those professional years as Martha Spice).

Second, it has been a healing journey to bring to life my belief that doing more of what we love is good for us and good for those others with whom we share the planet. This book you’re holding in your hand is a personal milestone for me. Having arrived at this milestone, I’m newly aware that I’ve had too much fun to stop here. Therefore, I’m assuring that the title question will continue to live through its own website

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