I love finding pencils and pens on the ground when I am out and about. It feels like a bonus writing implement and the universe saying, "Write!" Featured image by Monoar Rahman Rony from Pixabay
Create something and make mistakes, because you will actually learn so much more that way. Look for inspiration in others but don't compare yourself to them because that can be a blocker on your path.Linh, self-taught LEGO software engineer freeCodeCamp podast episode #74 Ep. 74: From biochemical engineer to software engineer at LEGO Image by… Continue reading Quotes about Mistakes and Comparison
The Art of Manliness podcast #532: How to Create a Neighborhood Where Kids Play Outside Terrific interview with Mark Lanza, author of Playborhood: Turn Your Neighborhood Into a Place of Play. He wanted to bring back the archaic practice of kids playing outside. So he did. And he wrote a book to help you do… Continue reading “Go play outside!”
Fatigued and weaving unsteadily on wobbly legs, long-struggling New Day member Kofi Kingston was about to lose the WWE Championship match to madman environmentalist Daniel Bryan. But the 82,000 member audience cheered their lungs out, creating a palpable and unifying energy that went beyond sound. Months before, when Joe Anoai, aka Roman Reigns, walked to… Continue reading Energy and Intention: Why Thoughts and Prayers Matter
Whatever your topic is...give your reader [or] your audience member...a specific, [recurring] activity...that is ...every day or at least once a week, if you want to change people's lives...and...make it a word-of-mouth phenomenon...Hal Elrod, author of The Miracle Morning, sold 130,000 copies during his year battling cancer and zero book promotions Quote from Do It… Continue reading How to Change Behavior in a Meaningful Way
There is a cultural controversy occurring in Hawaii over whether it is right – a moral, not legal issue – for the state to build a $1.4 billion thirty-meter (18 stories!) telescope on Mauna Kea, a dormant volcano on the island of Hawaii. Ethnic Hawaiian elders claim this state-owned site has religious significance and want… Continue reading Mauna Kea Telescope: Symbol of Hope and Faith
Listen to the thought processes of leaders making difficult decisions for the health of their company and to support their employees. Lead to Win podcast Episode #077: 5 Steps for Healthy Confrontation Rich Dad Radio Show Find Out Why Your #1 Asset Is The Customer - Horst Schulze Image by macrovector on freepik.com.
Are you weary of all the social bickering and political unrest? Take a fun break and watch an episode or two of super silly USA series Psych. All eight seasons now available on Amazon Prime. James Roday, Dulé Hill (also co-producers), and a terrific supporting cast entertained fans for eight seasons, until 2014. What about… Continue reading Psych, the TV Series: a Prescription for Cynicism