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Do your beliefs provide the circuitry for your greatest good?

“Hard is relative.”–Shonda Rhimes I’m more or less illiterate when it comes to anything electrical. I know what a plug looks like and I know how to attach it to a wall socket. Beyond that, I draw a blank. But there’s a device used in electronics that provides a good metaphor for understanding why some […]

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It’s time to accept the world’s boundless love.

“It’s the inner world that needs adjusting, tweaking and plucking when the outer world fails to please.”—Mike Dooley I’m a travel writer and often end up confronting customs and laws different than my own. In Singapore, for example, it’s illegal to hug in public. In Cannes, you can be arrested for wearing a Jerry Lewis […]

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“A better world is sitting, literally, right in front of us.”–Tom Shadyac

“I strongly encourage you to let go of these beliefs. They are inaccurate and melodramatic and they do not serve you.”—Cheryl Strayed When asked “What’s the best predictor for finding a genius?” Buckminster Fuller used to answer, “A good mother.” What he meant by that is if your mother (or your parents in general) believed […]

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