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Inspired: A carpenter's approach to writing

A few weeks ago Seth Godin wrote a blog post about the two questions we should ask before we build anything. I also think they’re worth asking before we begin any creative project and before we start any piece of writing. 77 more words


Simply perfect

What makes up a “perfect” day?

It’s the kind of day that you can think of and smile about at its conclusion – and know in your heart that given the chance, you will do it all over again. 78 more words


Homestead Critter Humor

There are some moments in life where you just have to step back and not take life too seriously. Tonight was one of those times. During the early afternoon, I had handwashed my favorite sundress so that I could wear it when I went out to town for the day tomorrow. 833 more words


Young Kids

You can’s really argue with a 4 or 5

year old.  First off, they’ll rarely do it.

They don’t have enough info to

debate you.  But when they… 191 more words

Skateboard Legacy

When you live in a place long enough, you get to know who is who and what is what.

This week biking to dinner we discovered our friend Sergey Brin (Google) bought 4-6 big houses in Palo Alto.. 159 more words


You Don't Have To Sail Around The World

I am the direct descendant of Indiana Jones, the real one not Harrison Ford. Nothing has been lost through the generations.  I have spent my life swashbuckling with pirate’s, fighting Nazi’s and in search of the Holly Grail…The last real Woman.   457 more words