3 simple things that will refresh a boring life

Have you ever been impatient with your life, waiting and waiting for the next exciting thing to happen? Have you ever felt like you’re stuck? In a situation or a routine that you can’t get out of?  It’s not very comfortable. What’s worse is we feel like there’s just nothing we can do about it. […]

Why you can have millions in the bank and still be poor

ok. ok. I know what you’re thinking. I could go ahead and preach about love and relationships and happiness, etc… But I won’t. I just want to share a story. Every time I read it, my perspective is refreshed and my direction is challenged. Here it is: The story of the Fisherman and the Investment […]

My resolution: Living out Loud

In connection to my previous post about new year’s resolutions, I want to share mine: I’m going to live out loud. Being a writer-type / thinker-type / calculating-type of person, I usually spend what seems like an eternity processing my words before saying them. I want them to come out ‘perfectly right’. This has got […]

Are you well rested?

Have you ever come home from a vacation still feeling tired, as if you needed to take a vacation from your vacation? Or how about the feeling that its sunday night and you still don’t feel rested… like you’re not yet ready for the week. Maybe you don’t know how to rest. True rest, doesn’t […]

Made to be Incredible

I just watched The Incredibles. It’s really one of my favorite movies. Every time I watch it. I can relate to it in so many ways. It reminded me of a quote by Marianne Williamson: Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is […]

How to move from a creative rut to a creative flow

A creative rut. Everyone’s been in them. Some people think they’ve been living in one their whole lives. Here are steps to move you out of your rut and into the creative flow that you were made for. Put the lid on that addictive game / sitcom / website / whatever  – Yes, we play […]

Why is having balance so important?

Why is a balanced life so desirable? Is it so that we can say to everyone, “Hey, look! I have a balanced life!” I don’t think so… The purpose of balance is creativity. I want to have the important things in my life in order, so that I can live out what I was meant to […]

[Creativity] Intro

Everyone’s made to be creative. Everyone needs to find their flow. As an intro to my next post on creativity, I’d like to share 2 videos I’ve made recently. One was for a friend’s wedding, and the other for another friend’s art exhibit. Israel+Tin http://vimeo.com/42598778 Rodel Buban – In His Time http://vimeo.com/43324523 I’ll say it […]