Archive for July, 2010
One of my close friends just had her second son. She named him Will. This got me thinking about names.
What’s in a name?
Does the name make us who we are or do we make the name? The likely answer is that it’s a little of both. But, one thing I know for sure is that names have strong emotional associations. Back to the name Will: It’s a name that means a lot to me. While I had a good and quirky artist friend in high school named Will, in more recent years I had a watershed moment with a colleague named Will.
My colleague and friend wrote this great article on Obama’s famous campaign slogan “Yes We Can” and what we need now, 2 years later. Read it here: http://arvindronta.tumblr.com/post/769421145/yes-we-can-but-when