proximity and the sea

The first time I stepped foot in the Pacific Ocean was on the shore of Nicaragua when I was fifteen. It was a deep, deep blue, and there were red…

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the year of perfect vision

“The future can no longer beWhat is going to happen?It isWhat are we going to do?” – Henri Bergson This is at the entrance of Zealandia, a conservation project in…

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throw it out the window

“The voyage of a lifetime starts at the windowsill.” – Khang Kijarro Nguyen On a family vacation, I took this photo while looking out a window as I adjusted to…

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stop is just as important as go

This was the setting for a conference I attended for business founders in Sep 2019. As a business founder, I wear many hats. Sometimes too many. And sometimes, I get…

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the ponder path

I recently had the opportunity of walking a wild, urban labyrinth. It's located between two buildings in Los Angeles and is essentially a community garden, with various vegetables and herbs…

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a flight for prince

Some planes, instead of having window shades, have a type of glass that can be electronically dimmed & lightened. Which, in this case, makes the whole world look purple. I…

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no words

"Some things just can't be described. And stepping onto the moon was one of them.”– Buzz Aldrin When we have extraordinary experiences (or, rather, not-at-all-ordinary experiences), we often want to…

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protected by a rainbow

I can’t recall if I’ve experienced being above a rainbow and looking down on it before. It kind of looks like a protective bubble over the Earth, like you’d see…

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strangers ride

When I was a kid, I’d ride on the Louisville city bus with my grandmother. She absolutely loved it. She’d give a piece of candy to the driver and sit…

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a tree, an ocean, & a sea

Cape Reinga, or Te Rerenga Wairua, is at the tip-top of New Zealand, or Aotearoa — not quite the northernmost point, but close. It is where the Tasman Sea meets…

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