This is a dream I had recently. I was attending a talk by Seth Godin, a respected author and an influential thinker. Unfortunately, the talk wasn’t that… Read more “Don’t Scream Monkey Water in a Crowded Theater”
As a parent, you are always telling your kid what to do and you hope that your most positive voice gets inside their head.
Creative life starts with dirt. You take your dirty laundry, metaphorically, and metaphorically put it out there for everyone to see. Nothing worthwhile that is creative is… Read more “On the Importance of Dirt”
We say ‘one more minute’ a hell of a lot around here. One more minute, and we will be leaving the playground. One more minute and we… Read more “One more minute”
When walking home on our quiet streets, everything merits further study. Every blade of grass is worth picking, every plant identified, every post-rain mushroom examined. The child’s dialogue goes… Read more “When walking home, everything merits further study”
I needed to complain to my wife. I walked into the bathroom as she was getting ready for the morning. ‘This is all just so stressful,’ I said… Read more “Synchronicity and Whiskey”
Editor’s note: I’ve become a bit inhibited about writing this blog; it’s become formalized and overly structured and I have become too aware of the (large) number… Read more “Pajama Top Decisions”
If you have any small emergencies, we have a small fire chief who can take care of them.
You wouldn’t think you’d be able to have a tantrum about lemon water. After all, the primary consumers of lemon water are spiritual women in their mid-40s… Read more “Tantrums”