I want to give you google inbox and ello invites

Good Morning/Afternoon/Evening Friends I have a few invites to give out to those interested in trying something new. Ello Invites What is ello? From their site: Ello is a simple, beautiful, and ad-free social network created by a small group of artists and designers. We originally built Ello as…

Writing for Janus (2014 Third Quarter Review)

In ancient Roman religion and myth, Janus is the god of beginnings and transitions, and thereby of gates, doors, doorways, passages and endings. He is usually depicted as having two faces, since he looks to the future and to the past. The quarter started off  with a vacation in the Philippines….

Clear Mind for more Headspace

I wrote a piece a while back that explored meditation and my initial encounter with the practice. I got back into meditation a month ago and put some time aside for a daily session. We covet a stronger mind for a lot of reasons. What makes a mind strong though?…

What makes you feel alive?

Today, I want to ask what makes you feel alive? The first time someone asked me that question, what crossed my mind was “Why do you even want to know?” I’ve always valued a skeptical mind, but sometimes it worked to my disbenefit. It’s what made me err on the safe side too often. After all,…

No newsfeed, no newsfeed, no newsfeed, no, no new

We all could use a little more time. One of the biggest reasons people have for why they don’t do what they really want (ie Visit family, travel, start the first page of the book they’ve always meant to write) is that they “don’t have time.” I wanted to see how much extra time I…