Building A Bridge into the Void
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Cowardly

I am still my 20 year old self, trying to figure out what it means to be an adult. It's just that while I was busy trying to figure that out, my body kept aging, and I kept having life experiences.

2 Weeks Vegetarian

In full disclosure, I had 1 hamburger over the weekend at my 2-week Vegan mark. I don't hold it against myself, that way lies peril.  I'm still going strong in general with my new whole food plant based lifestyle.  Now that it's been two weeks, I thought I'd share some

Joy and Self Loathing on the Bruce Peninsula

So I'm trying for this most extreme version of dietary veganism, with minimal processed foods, and I'm going to share my experiences as I go. It might help people make up their minds. It might help me to keep going.

Better, Redux

I want to be better than I am. Than I was yesterday.I feel like I’m constantly striving for better. Be a better father. A better partner. A better employee. A better friend. A better version of myself. Always better. I can tell I’m not the only one.

40 - The Good Stuff

I turned 40 yesterday, so today is my first full day of being 40. There hasn't been a preponderance of change, really.  Given that we live a day at a time, it really does just creep by and keep going.  Thankfully. At 40, I'm over halfway to my 'life expectancy'

All Roads

I woke up this morning, sluggishly, from a rather depressing dream. I was about 10 years old, and I was going down these roads like on the grid of a city, trying to avoid an end I knew was coming.   There were these bullies I was trying to avoid, and

Cracked Screens and Cracked Skulls

I had some dreams last night that I can recall.  In two parts. In the first part, I was myself, and I had just purchased a new phone.  And within a day it was cracked, and I couldn't figure out why.  I was frustrated.  I had just bought it, and

2020 - 1 - Better

We'll see what 2020 has in store, but hopefully it will bring some clarity of thought and focus. Intentional learning and practice, with less distraction.
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