Why Aren’t You Following Your Bliss?

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“Follow your bliss ... If you do follow your bliss, you put yourself on a kind of track that has been there all the while waiting for you, and the life you ought to be living is the one you are living. When you can see that, you begin to meet people who are in the field of your bliss, and they open the doors to you. I say, follow your bliss and don't be afraid, and … [Read more...]

Why Bother …

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 (… or, what is liminality, and what’s it got to do with you???) It happens to everyone … the kind of trauma that causes a set-back, or downright stops you in your tracks. The trauma doesn’t have to be big, although it might be, but even a small trauma can: slow you down … cause you to question yourself … break your confidence … lead you into a state of depression … or … … [Read more...]

Freedom is just another word …

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  ... and Freeing Your Mind is where to start!   When I think about "freedom" I think about something that goes beyond place and time. For instance most folks think of freedom as: The ability to do what they want, when they want, where they want, whenever they want ... or something like that from my observations. But, that presupposes something that is very … [Read more...]

Killing Me Softly …


Altruism's Big Hidden Secret Before I begin going too fast and too far I want to share a little bit of my bias in the interest of full disclosure ...     I'm a big fan of the American myrmecologist (someone who studies ants) Edward O. Wilson.  Wilson also conceptualized the field of sociobiology, or the study of the biological roots and implications of social … [Read more...]

Why Do I Hate Marketing …

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Because Most Marketing SUCKS! FWIW I don't actually hate marketing per se, BUT I do hate what's presented as "marketing" sometimes, especially in the Information Marketing world, the Blogosphere, the Digital and Direct Marketing space ... and on and on. Let's start at the beginning ... "You must find a niche." or "You must identify your 'ideal client'." or other such blather. … [Read more...]