I went to TEDxSanDiego today. It’s the third one that they’ve had, and I have been blessed to be at all of them. It was a great time hearing so many wonderful speakers. It was great to meet amazing people, and hear about their failures. My mind is full. We weren’t allowed to have our […]Read more "My Mind is Full"
You can tell alot about a person by the Quality of the Questions they ask. We ask questions of people and try to figure out who they are by their answers. That’s how most people do it. Judge by the answers. Here’s the thing with answers. They can be tailor made for you. I can […]Read more "The Quality of the Question"
pres·enceNoun/ˈprezəns/ 1. The state or fact of existing, occurring, or being present in a place or thing. 2. A person or thing that exists or is present in a place but is not seen: “the monks became aware of a strange presence“. I had a great conversation with some friends yesterday about presence. I’ve been thinking […]Read more "Presence"
…….in your mind. No matter what it is – whatever you think in your mind, it will always seem like more. There’s something about how it sits in our minds that makes it seem bigger in some way. If you’re think you’re ugly – it will always seem like more in your mind. If you […]Read more "It Will Always Seem Like More"
….is never about the person that receives the letter. The love letter is always about the person that writes it. There is nothing as pure and nothing that clearly demonstrates one’s identity like a lover letter is able to. When one writes a love letter, they are searching their heart and their emotions for words […]Read more "A Love Letter"
…..can sometimes become so real that you can actually experience that character as if they weren’t fictional. You can talk about them with your friends as if they were real. You actually know them like you know your neighbor. Now before you think that I’m out of my mind (and you are definitely allowed to […]Read more "The Life of a Fictional Character"
Sometimes you just need to hear a few words put together in a different way and you get a whole new experience with the idea. I heard Mike Rowe from Dirty Jobs say this on his show. I don’t even remember what the focus of the show was. I just had turned to it and […]Read more "The Excuse Machine"