Monthly Archives: April 2013

Short story in print and online

You can now order my newly published short story,¬†Indonesia Jazz, online through 34th Parallel Magazine, a literary mag out of California. It’s the story of a man and his love of jazz, narrated by a young woman who meets him … Continue reading

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Kayaking the Great Bear

This awesome short film, called Kayaking the Great Bear: A Search for Wilderness, was created by a friend of my family’s. It’s really well done and full of beautiful scenery. The video and the description below are all from the … Continue reading

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Why I adore Servus

Because they have ad campaigns like this. My kind of institution. I really think this is brilliant. This came in the mail today, complete with quarters glued to the ad. You know what it did for me? Made me smile, … Continue reading

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A Time for Action

Friday again, huh? Time passes by really quickly. So far, today has been a good day, which is really welcome. I need a good day. This week, while it certainly hasn’t been bad, has been…let’s call it a bit of … Continue reading

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The Power of Women

Here are some great TED talks that I really enjoyed by/for/about women (and men, too!). If you are a woman and feeling even a little down today, I suggest you watch them all and then go out and take your … Continue reading

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Small Triumphs

Last week was a hard one. I feel that it was filled with a series of hard defeats after struggling to win many small battles. While I could easily spend a lot of time thinking and rethinking each defeat and … Continue reading

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I’m #1

This post is all about the importance of prioritizing, which might be a life lesson that is currently slapping me in the face. I’ve had a busy week so prioritizing has been extremely important. I have to choose which activities, … Continue reading

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