We Are Not in the Same Boat

Shared from someone on the front line: WE ARE NOT IN THE SAME BOAT … I heard that we are all in the same boat, but it’s not like that. We are in the same storm, but not in the same boat. Your ship could be shipwrecked and mine might not be. Or vice versa. … Read more

World Peace

For a mother and child, love is the unshakable foundation. Imagine what would happen if we applied foundational love elsewhere. What if we felt that same bond, with strangers, neighbors, colleagues, and even adversaries. When love is the foundation, we see ourselves reflected in the others eyes. Love teaches us to be kinder and softer. … Read more

New Years Thought

May your coming year be filled with magic, dreams, and good madness. I hope you read some fine books and kiss someone who thinks you’re wonderful. Don’t forget to create some art. Write. Or draw. Or build. Or sing. Or live as only you can. I hope somewhere in the next year you surprise yourself. … Read more

It’s Happening Again.

Any fans of Twin Peaks out there? Yes, of course there are.  I can hear you from here in the RVA. David Lynch’s sci-fi / thriller / cop drama in the absurd attracted a loyal cult following in the mid 80’s.  Many Friday nights you were left scratching your head wondering what had just happened. … Read more

Why You Should Worry About that Last Interview Question

Jacquie and I are sitting on the couch howling at Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson in The Internship. The question they are asked during their video interview is this: “You are shrunken down to the size of nickels and dropped to the bottom of a blender. What do you do?” Googlers themselves are appalled at this … Read more