The easiness and simplicity of the present moment

  The easiness and simplicity of the present moment is lost because we are constantly thinking about so many things. It’s challenging to simply be focused on the present moment without a dwelling on something that’s already happened, or a preoccupation with something that might or will happen in the future. Case in point, as […]

Merry Christmas, thank you Christmas for being an annual part of my life

    Why the Fosbury video? Because Twitter planted a seed yesterday. And the seed grew into a thought about being a pioneer. Pioneers change things. Maybe the way i think about death (and the 10-year plan) is pioneering. Time will tell. And no, i didn’t do it to pioneer anything. Dick Fosbury didn’t either. […]


#Surrender Surrender and the serenity prayer is the same thing. Letting go of things i can’t control is the key to peace.   __________   On April Fool’s Day 2009, jeff noel began writing five daily, differently-themed blogs (on five different sites). It was to be a 100-day self-imposed “writer’s bootcamp”, in preparation for writing his […]