5 Cognitive Biases that Distort Our Activism Every Day
If we're working together toward a new tomorrow, it's important we all get on the same page about today.
7 Reasons You Should Blog-to-Book
It's not just a sure-fire cure for writer's block.
My Favorite Thoughts of 2013
"There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle." - Albert Einstein
14 Simple Ways to Treat Every Day More Like Christmas
"First we'll make snow angels for two hours, then we'll go ice skating, then we'll eat a whole roll of Tollhouse Cookiedough as fast as we can, and then we'll snuggle." - Buddy the Elf
100+ Tips for Minimalism
"Why, she would hang on him, as if increase of appetite had grown by what it fed on." - William Shakespeare
20+ Simple Tips for Living Mindfully
“You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment. Fools stand on their island of opportunities and look toward another land. There is no other land; there is no other life but this.” - Henry David Thoreau
Three Days Computerless
"Actual happiness always looks pretty squalid in comparison with the overcompensations for misery. And, of course, stability isn't nearly so spectacular as instability. And being contented has none of the glamour of a good fight against misfortune, none of the picturesqueness of a struggle with temptation, or a fatal overthrow by passion or doubt. Happiness is never grand." - Mustapha Mond, Brave New World
These 6 Videos will Change the Way You Look at Unregulated Capitalism
"One of the saddest lessons of history is this: If we’ve been bamboozled long enough, we tend to reject any evidence of the bamboozle. We’re no longer interested in finding out the truth. The bamboozle has captured us. It’s simply too painful to acknowledge, even to ourselves, that we’ve been taken. Once you give a charlatan power over you, you almost never get it back." - Carl Sagan
Reasons I Know My Heart is in Austin, Texas
“I let it go. It's like swimming against the current. It exhausts you. After a while, whoever you are, you just have to let go, and the river brings you home.” - Joanne Harris
Trying to Overcome the Numbers that Rule My Life
The numbers in my life have far too much control over me. I want for a time when it's the other way around.