The upside to being down (surgery recovery). On a slow walk we see things we always see A slower pace offers an opportunity rarely taken – a closer look The upside to being down (surgery recovery). Time to look back, and remember why we started. Time to inventory the original passion. Time to decide how to continue moving forward. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.