just another Tuesday

just another Tuesday

When I woke up yesterday it was just another Tuesday. I woke up before the opportunity clock could strike 4:02am, sparing my wife being woken by an alarm that could shake the depths of hell. I got dressed, I had my protein shake, drove for an hour, and wrote ‘on my...
Boxing Day

Boxing Day

The high holiday of Boxing Day needs some rethinking, and if not as a whole society, than definitely as meaningful individuals. I’m not sure how Boxing Day started, and I’m not even going to look it up, but I imagine that some time ago people returned their unwanted...
once in a lifetime

once in a lifetime

You find many people who will disagree that some opportunities only come around once. This is beautifully illustrated through the words of William Shakespeare in Julius Cesar, that “there is a tide in the affairs of men, which taken at the flood, leads on to fortune....
time is not your enemy

time is not your enemy

Time is not your enemy, but it’s not your friend either. Time has and serves a far deeper purpose. It leverages the fortunes of tomorrow against the necessities of today, and without this leverage, without this ultimatum, we would very likely fail to live up to our...
get in the flow

get in the flow

You can flow or you can resist. Flowing is better. Infinitely better. I once imagined my life as a series of steps to be taken and things to be done. It was a struggle to compete and fight to be successful. Every actions proved profitable or led to failure. Every...
count your blessings

count your blessings

At some point in our life we’ve all heard that we should count our blessings. This usually happens when we are feeling down, or when something tragic begins to consume us. When we hear it, our response is most interesting. Typically, we tend to nod and toy with the...