Beat the Learning Curve in Two Simple Steps

Gorgeous curve

There’s a reason that we don’t want to learn anything. That dreaded, inevitable learning curve. The steeper it is, the more bodies are littered by the side of the road. The last time I started up one of those educational hills, I could swear there was an old guy with a long scraggly beard and a wooden sign: “The End of the World is Nigh!”   I probably should have believed him. In the time […] Read more »

Why be ordinary when you can be extraordinary?

Sometimes, I run across videos I love so much, I want them right here, embedded in my website. They won’t get lost in a Facebook page, I can refer to it over and over, and know exactly where to find it when I want to watch it again – and you can too. This is one of those. (you may need a tissue)  Flawed by Andrea Dorfman   Flawed by Andrea Dorfman, National Film Board […] Read more »

Born: How carrying my mentor through the Mayan jungle transformed everything

Entry to the Underworld by Deanna Keahey

  Whenever Julia went to see him, she needed help. Her MS riddled body had left her unable to move much more than her head. She laughed and joked and played, but couldn’t get anywhere without a beast of burden to carry her around. That would be me. I would get to participate in the Circle. And I’d celebrate Dia de los Muertos in Mexico. That would be cool right? Luckily, I had forgotten all the stories […] Read more »

Your Evolution is Right Now (Today is Your Birthday)

The end of the world is always coming. Somewhere, somehow, in the mind of one or the minds of many, a catastrophic event will change everything. Let’s face it – the idea is embedded in our consciousness – from religious prophesy to the zombie apocalypse to every fifth movie that comes out, we are headed for the inevitable end. It may happen. It really doesn’t matter. Here’s what DOES matter: Your evolution. You see, there is no […] Read more »

The Evolutionary Power of Awe

Our ultimate indulgence lies at the tip of our senses – waiting excitedly in THIS MOMENT RIGHT NOW to inspire you to greatness. Awe is the essence of making love with your life. It is the ecstasy of divine connection. It is essential for your evolution. Enjoy: The Biological Advantage of Being Awestruck – by @JasonSilva from Jason Silva on Vimeo. For a more humorous take on Awe, you can also check out this old favorite from Louis […] Read more »