Monthly Archives: June 2011

June 23, 2011 – I miss L.A.

Loved this movie…it reminds me of how much I miss LA. Whenever I REALLY want to miss LA, I just pop in a double feature of this one and “Swingers” — and reminisce. So…today I RID Grand Canyon – and … Continue reading

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June 22, 2011 – On the search.

Here’s a classic RID item – a DVD that I own, of a movie that doesn’t connect to me the way it does to a lot of people. I was holding on to it – since it is a good … Continue reading

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June 21, 2011 – Looking at things differently.

I actually think this might be the only religion that wouldn’t object to this title. I have a high regard for the Buddhist way of thinking. I think there’s a lot to be said about a spirituality that: 1) has … Continue reading

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June 20, 2011 – Preparing for new adventures.

Someone who used to work with me gave me this book. It’s a compilation of tips about how the people who explored Antarctica, Everest, etc. planned for, recruited for, and enabled their journeys. I wasn’t sure really what I’d get … Continue reading

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June 19, 2011 – On embracing your rivals.

For awhile there, everyone was talking about this book. On building bridges with your rivals, and getting the best thoughts/ideas out of them. I felt out of the loop. And I was going to read it someday. I really was. … Continue reading

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June 18, 2011 – TED 2008.

Someone else would like this TED shirt from the conference in 2008. Or at least, they will wear it more than I do. So, today…off it goes. Kind of a variation of “ideas worth spreading.”

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June 17, 2011 – Just another workout shirt.

Just a workout shirt. One I bought because I ended up on a business trip, and forgot to bring my workout gear with me. So I bought this one. Wore it once. Didn’t really like the way it fit me. … Continue reading

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