Beth Malone presented How My Dad’s Dementia Changed My Idea of Death (and Life) as a TED Talk.
The other day I was working from home, so I was sitting on my couch working on my computer with the TV on for background noise. When I work from home I usually watch Chopped, regular or junior, from my DVR because I won’t really watch it. While I was working I realized I needed… Continue reading Life Without an Attention Span
Anne Lamott presented 12 Truths I Learned From Life and Writing as a TED Talk.
Kate Adams presented 4 Larger-Than-Life Lessons From Soap Operas as a TED Talk.
A recent week reminded me of the full circle of my life. It included work and play, meals alone, meals with friends, drinks alone, and drinks with friends. It included a gay wedding and a straight wedding. It had travel, cheer stuff, and website stuff. It also involved a pregnant lady, a child’s death and… Continue reading A Full Circle
“The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.”
Pat Summitt died earlier this week. She was one of the greatest coaches in the history of college basketball, and maybe sports in general, but when you hear people talk about her they rarely bring up the coaching aspects. They tend to bring up the personal side, the barriers she broke through, and the doors… Continue reading RIP Pat Summitt
Juan Enriquez presented We Can Reprogram Life. How to Do it Wisely as a TED Talk, making me think about evolution, natural selection, and un-natural selection.
“Life is short, even on its longest days.”
Emilie Wapnick presented Why Some of Us Don’t Have One True Calling as a TED Talk.
“If I had my life to live over again, I would ask that not a thing be changed, but that my eyes be opened wider.” – Jules Renard
“To live a creative life we must lose our fear of being wrong.” – Joseph Chilton Pearce
“Don’t be a spectator, don’t let life pass you by.” – Lou Holtz