solitary thinking

"Solitude is a breeding ground for idiosyncrasy, and I relish that about it, the way it liberates whim." – Caroline Knapp Everyone has a unique relationship with solitude. Some require…

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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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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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riding by

"I think bicycling has done more to emancipate women than anything else in the world. It gives women a feeling of freedom and self-reliance. I stand and rejoice every time…

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jumping, but not the shark

“Sometimes you gotta trust the jump.” – Deray Mckesson As I write this, timetables for some big projects I’m working on for 2 of my companies have been blown completely…

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the best medicine

“At the height of laughter, the universe is flung into a kaleidoscope of new possibilities.”– Jean Houston “From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere.”– Dr.…

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illusory talk

“The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.” — George Bernard Shaw I was involved in a situation recently that went something like this:…

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opinionated world

“Grant me the serenity to not read the comments, the courage to not read the comments, and the wisdom to not read the comments.”– Aparna Nancherla on Twitter Part of…

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