Yesterday I decided to integrate arpeggios into So What as a improvisation exercise rather than practice scales. The best arpeggios I know of are John Coltrane’s improvisational solos. They are condense, intense and mind-expanding.
A great example is in A Love Supreme, Pt.II — Resolution. It gives me an adrenaline…
I have approximately 60 domain names. Some are in use now. A few will be used once I flesh out a concept. The rest, well, are bad domain names.
Here are some examples I quickly skimmed from my pile:
I told you they are bad…
About a year ago over lunch I told my daughter that every idiosyncrasy, addiction and personality flaw she had was my fault. I am to blame for any money and relationship problems she might have too. And I meant it.
Like jokes? Here is an engineer joke. It’s called the Shaft Passer and it’s a different kind of funny.
The Shaft Passer is a mythical mechanism that allows a spoked wheel to rotate despite having a shaft (such as the axle of another wheel) passing between its spokes.
You might be surprised how many great inventors never received credit and monetary compensation for their genius and hard work.
In fact, nearly all of them. It’s been estimated that 90 percent of inventors die poor due to theft of their intellectual property and/or unfair business deals.
The following are…
How your mundane daily routine can become a portal to high performance.
There isn’t a world class athlete, writer or musician alive today who hasn’t achieved their elite skills without using a routine.
Wouldn’t it be nice if you had a Zen master to keep your meditation practice as correct and beneficial as possible? Someone to give you a “whack” (albeit gently) whenever your thoughts wander, to bring you back into awareness?
There is a way — “one weird trick” to maintain your…
The following “metacations” provide quick relief from common problems associated with life. They are tongue-in-cheek, but applying these remedies may bring real and positive benefits for you.
For developing an entrepreneurial mindset.
WHAT PROSPERTIN IS
Prospertin is a statement based on Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) to promote a positive prosperity mindset.