Tag: Barbara Jones

Lauren Francis-Sharma: Til the Well Runs Dry

Sometimes, your mission is right there in front of you and you don’t even realize it. That’s how it came to be for Lauren Francis-Sharma, the author of ‘Til the Well Runs Dry, an historical novel based on her own mother’s journey of being born in Trinidad and being left behind when her mother traveled to the States. Francis-Sharma’s mother came to… Read more →

Inspiration in Business

Yesterday I had the good fortune to meet up with a long-time friend and mentor, Paul Saginaw, co-founder and co-owner of Zingerman’s in Ann Arbor. This time we met at the Zingerman’s Coffee Co., which is right in the hub of a series of Zingerman’s businesses on the outskirts of the city. I’d never been there before, but was immediately… Read more →