Will it destroy us or define us? The chill of late Fall until the warmth of late Spring is an arduous wait (book publishing feels like that) Are we willing to put up with arduous? Arduous. Will it destroy us or define us? 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.