Where does the time go?

I recently came across this great time management lecture by the late Randy Pausch, a Carnegie Mellon University professor of computer science and human-computer interaction and design. Randy died on July 25, 2008, from pancreatic cancer. In … [Read more]

The Gap Between Creative Beginnings and Excellence

Beginner's mind ... child's mind ... an openness to learning and a delight in doing something just for the sake of doing it, not doing it "perfectly". Now that I'm no longer 5, it's necessary for me to circumvent that nattering critical voice that … [Read more]

“Sometimes The Stars”

One of my fave songs at the moment is the hauntingly beautiful Sometimes The Stars by the Audreys, a blues/roots band from Adelaide, Australia. This track is from their award-winning album of the same name, and features a short animated film … [Read more]

Gratitude and Happiness Today

TEDxSF talk: Louie Schwartzberg is an award-winning cinematographer, director, and producer. This piece includes his short film on Gratitude and Happiness. Brother David Steindl's spoken words, Gary Malkin's musical compositions and Louie's … [Read more]