A Guide to Living Life Fully

Step Off the Ledge

Step Off the Ledge

Jun 27, 2012

“Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And that no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dreams.” ― Paulo Coelho This week I gave official notice of my resignation from work. As of July 20th, I am no longer an employee of General Electric. I am no longer gainfully employed—“gainfully,” as in...

The Company You Keep

The Company You Keep

Jun 20, 2012

“The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn, like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars and in the middle you see the blue centerlight pop and everybody goes...

Think Differently

Think Differently

Jun 13, 2012

“The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently.” – Friedrich Nietzsche As I stepped outside today and the humid smell of fresh cut grass filled my nostrils, my mind instinctively felt eased. This puzzled me briefly until I realized how much I was “trained” as a...

Stop Waiting

Stop Waiting

Jun 6, 2012

“If you love life, don’t waste time, for time is what life is made up of.” – Bruce Lee There is no cue in life to start living. So, if you are you waiting for the marker to snap and some unseen director to shout action, this is your wake up call. Your life doesn’t suddenly start when you finally pay off your student loans or find that person to...