March 2012

And The Music Stopped

THE NEW YORK PHILARMONIC STOPS PLAYING Not so long ago the conductor of the New York Philharmonic Orchestra stopped right in the middle of a performance. He turned his back to the orchestra. Instead he stared at a certain segment …

Tip of the Arrow

  The tip of an arrow is sharp. It can penetrate. But in order to damage perfectly and kill, hunters of old know one thing: apply poison to the tip It’s not the tip that kills. It is the poison. …

Get out of bed with a purpose

  Are you a person who gets out of bed every day with energy and purpose or do you enter the race out of obligation? I have noticed that people in their 70’s can be excited about their purpose. They …

Coping with Stress

  Not so long ago the New York Times ran a story of a 16 year old teenager, Timothy Doner, who is a hyperpolyglot. This helps him cope with stress. A polyglot is someone who can speak many languages. A …

What Happened in San Diego

At least ten years ago something happened in San Diego. I never knew about it until 2 weeks ago when my friend Fred Plummer showed me a video. It inspired me greatly. Maybe it will inspire you too. How will …