courageous stillness

courageous stillness

Stillness (n.) 1.) silence; quiet; hush, 2.) the absence of motion. Courageous stillness ? That’s the courage it requires to get…into the silence, the quiet, the hush amid our busy-busy-go-go world. Most of us have had enough of the exhortations for me to...
you are your own best bet

you are your own best bet

I could not have learned what I needed to learn without the learning part. Huh? I could not have learned what I needed to learn–without going through the stages of actually learning. No one can. Everywhere in my life, I have needed to dive in, to go, to see, to...
how change happens

how change happens

This is how change happens : I still remember the first time that I consciously chose to shift a pattern. The pattern that (badly) needed shifting was to be controlling, reactionary, judgmental, blaming. The challenge: sometimes, knowing that we want to shift...

An Interview with Marc Allen

I first learned about Marc Allen’s book, The Millionaire Course, when it was a recommended resource from the Mondo Beyondo crew (you can snag a copy yourself here, in my own personal Amazon Store). I think that there are books that we run across at certain times...
An Interview with Chris Guillebeau

An Interview with Chris Guillebeau

  For The Courageous Living Program, I wanted to interview people who didn’t just talk the talk–they also walked the walk. Sometimes it can be difficult to tell who is who, and which is which. One of the things I appreciate most about Chris is that the...