I lean into the clock. You cry.

I am participating in #Trust30, an online initiative and 30-day writing challenge that encourages you to look within and trust yourself. Prompt #1: We are afraid of truth, afraid of fortune, afraid of death, and afraid of each other. Our age yields no great and...

Trust yourself. Always.

I'm reposting this video about knowing because it is in perfect resonance with a project into which I'm flinging myself – with thousands of others (and you?) over the next 30 days. Seth Godin's new Domino Project asked me to be one of 30 authors to...

Welcome to 37days!

If this is your first time here, you might enjoy this video or essay about why my blog is called 37days. Written since 2005, 37days is my exploration of finding meaning in the small thi ngs of life–and of living like you're dying. I hope you'll wander in...

Remember.

In celebration of the real meaning of Memorial Day in the U.S., an 1876 flag with 38 stars that we hang on our porch for Memorial Day and the Fourth of July and other days when the happy spirit of patriotism strikes. It is easy in our hip, intellectual, urbane...