Tara Sophia Mohr | Playing Big

Tara Sophia Mohr, Playing Big. Find Your VOICE, Your MISSION, and Your MESSAGE.


on responding to criticism

Good morning, I welled up with tears earlier this week, as I read Brené Brown’s recent essay, “My response to Adam Grant’s New York Times Op/ED: Unless You’re Oprah, ‘Be Yourself’ Is Terrible Advice.” I can honestly say I think I’m forever changed by it. And I believe so many of us can be helped […]

three pieces of advice to writers (and to anyone creating anything)

Good morning! It’s been a few weeks since I’ve written here. My team and I have been busy getting the new Playing Big course started. I’ve missed writing to all of you! “What advice would you give to a budding author?” I was recently asked this question in an interview with Vicki Psarias from the […]

Last Day to Register!

Good morning! Today is the very last day to register for this year’s Playing Big course. I’d like to share with you a bit about how the Playing Big course works. Sometimes women find it hard to envision how an experience like the Playing Big course actually works, day to day – especially if you […]

Should I stay or should I go?

There’s something I discovered early on, doing this work supporting women to play big. Frankly, at first, this discovery really surprised me. It was this: we often leave powerful and prestigious institutions and roles as a part of our playing bigger. When a woman honestly defines what playing big means to her and has the […]


Good morning. It’s been a while since I’ve shared a new poem here. This is one I wrote recently, about reinvention. Try reading it aloud to yourself, because poetry is meant to be read aloud – even if we are reading it alone. Love to you on this Sunday morning, Tara *** Reinvention There is […]