The strategy I used to rethink and remake myself

Look. Like we all do, I slipped up at some point in my life and forgot who I really am and the standards I once upheld. (A grave mistake. Letting the world dictate how to live.) And I’ll be honest with ya: it is awfully difficult to live freely from society’s limitations, beliefs and (negative) …

Six life lessons from Jerry Maguire

I believe there are a few things which match an incredible story intertwined with rich lessons. Nothing like a well recounted story. I love stories; listening to them, reading them, telling them. They have the ability to alter your being and move you in unimaginable ways. And Jerry Maguire's (portrayed by Tom Cruise) isn't short …

New media and the evolution of things

It had been a while since I had seen my friend, so I invited him for a visit. He had recently got a job in a media / tech consultancy. He'd also started using this super (waterproof) smart phone. We had a conversation which super-charged my interest in tech stuff and how they influence the …

It gets better with time

The fascinating part of it all is that the pithy yet gentle statement above holds true for both the good and positive things that happen in life, as well as in catastrophe. When I was hard at work, some years ago, practicing writing, speaking and the techniques of delivering words eloquently, the effort applied was …

Oh, shit … there’s love

There’s a certain young woman who has me enchanted. Beautiful, isn’t she? What am I asking? Of course, you don’t know her. And it doesn’t help that I am private about these things. You’ll have to take my word for it then. She is absolutely gorgeous. Any-who, she has me at a disadvantage. Love. People. …