Well, I tell you what. I may work for the best company in the world. I'll tell you why. As part of some updates to our website, my boss wants to do a Company Culture section with a subsection on Work/Life balance featuring the unique hobbies that employees engage in and how our flexible office … Continue reading Pole Photos Batch 1
Commuting home from being a badass.
I'm not a travel blogger by any stretch of the imagination - in fact, I don't even travel enough to be one, should I want to - but I had a particularly poetic trip to San Francisco a couple of weeks ago that I thought would be worth sharing. I really love this photo from … Continue reading San Francisco
I crashed today Crashed and burned Every skill I ever learned Like ashes on the curb So I bowed down low Settled into the undergrowth The ashes became my cloak Every inch of me comfortably broke
This may be the truest and most beautiful thing I've ever read. Who wants to join me in the field? "Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing, this is a field. I'll meet you there." - Rumi
"What I'm really enjoying about philosophy in general right now is that it doesn't attempt to find any right answers. It just explores the possibilities and develops theories about what might be the best approach to any particular subject. These days I feel like I'm surrounded by people who think everyone should feel or think … Continue reading Text Message I Sent My Husband That I Thought You Might Appreciate
Here's the thing There's nothing I can do Even mourning And praying And crying Won't help It will still happen again So I will do nothing Except live my life As beautifully and completely As I can While I can While I have children to cuddle And a husband to kiss And a journey to … Continue reading Do Nothing
I found this article the other day and was incredibly inspired by it. I've heard of existentialism before but never fully understood what it was. For years I have grappled with what to do with myself, where I should focus my time, what talents can be most profitably developed, and what career can fit all … Continue reading Existentialism and Purpose
To me, spirituality doesn't exist; it's created with each interaction, connection, and bridge we build with other members of the human race. It's our connection to ourselves marrying our connection to each other and it only remains for as long as we nurture it.
I'm not going to address the heated political debate as of late since, frankly, I can't really say anything that hasn't already been said. Instead, I'm just going to share my favorite quotes on patriotism. I'm actually a big non-fan of patriotism - I don't care for worship or ideology of any kind - but … Continue reading Favorite Quotes on Patriotism