Becky Blades

Becky  Blades

Becky Blades is a writer, artist, business strategist, and creative-adventurous-living philosophy. Blades has worked on corporate boards, as a civic advocate for the arts and entrepreneurship, and as a consultant and mentor since selling her award-winning public relations firm. Blades' site,, is dedicated to the art of starting something new. She has completed 127 of the 2,865 projects she has started. Two almost-launched kids are among the incomplete, underscoring her thesis that it's not what you finish that matters, but what you START. She lives in Kansas City with her 30-year-old husband and her Maytag front-load washer.