Leah Farmer

Personal perspectives on faith, literature, and life.

Why I am still a Product Manager…

Happy World Product Day 2020!  “What do you do for a living?” he asks. “I’m a product manager. My teams build <enter current products> for <enter type of customer>,” I…

The next destination…

Books. It always starts with books with me doesn’t it? But let’s face it, I’ve had a long love affair with books. I loved being read to by my sisters….

Breathe…

Breathe Each year as I move from the Christmas holidays into the New Year, I try to settle on a single word as my theme for the year. I have…

The C-word & 2020…

Wait…what? You thought I meant THAT c-word? Nooooo…not that one. Though I have discovered there is a time and place for that c-word when well placed and deserved. I call…

Lessons in Leaving: Tell Me More

Note: As I’m leaving my role as VP of Merchant Product at Klarna, I wanted to jot down some lessons from my time at Klarna that are coming to me…

November 20th: An evening ritual

Prompt: An evening ritual Every night, I make a cup of tea and then head downstairs to my bedroom. Before I go, Malcolm begs for a snack and Rose runs…

November 19th: Thankful

Prompt: What are you thankful for? So many things. I’m thankful for a warm place to sleep at night. Food to eat. Laughter. Friendship. A job. Money in the bank….

November 18th: Book from Childhood

Prompt: A book from your childhood Not book. Books. The Little House on the Prairie books were EVERYTHING to me. I had started reading chapter books and saw these books…