The Dark Side of Passion

Author Neil Strauss wrote the following about Passion: “Sometimes your passion isn’t fun. Sometimes it’s grueling, soul-searing, self-doubting, time-consuming work. But stick with it and don’t give up, because it’s worth it in the end. So many people buy into this...

Mom Lesson #5: Never Lose Interest in Learning New Things

One of the coolest things about my 76 year young Mom was the fact that she was always interested in learning new things. This is just one of thousands of abstract images she created with her iPad. And it all started when she bought one of the first generation iPhones....

Mom Lesson #4: The Importance of Shipping

Mom and I were both big fans of author, Seth Godin. In his writing and the way he lives his life, Seth always stresses the importance of getting your work out into the world. He calls it “shipping.” It’s the idea that we can create all of the amazing things we want...