Category: philosophy



Presence is one of the critical components of flow, mindfulness and ultimately, bliss, or so every book that even touches on meditation or focus will remind you. They’re not wrong, but finding the right way to get that across to yourself can be difficult. First, you’ve got guys like Eckhart Tolle, who take the concept …


My Why

If you’ve ever read Simon Sinek’s book, Start With Why, or saw his TED talk about the same subject, you’ll have an idea where I’m going with this. (While we’re on the subject, watch the TED talk.  Don’t bother with the book, unless you need eighty-six examples written in 246 pages of small type and relentless …


Universal Roots

I like the idea that we all come from the same place.  If the big bang theory holds true (and there’s questions, no doubt), then we’re all descended from the same “stardust”, as Neil Degrasse Tyson so lovingly put it. I often find universal origins to be a little constrictive in literature, and often stray …