Seller Agrees To The Following Terms

Selling price of ____. Will pay closing costs and fees up to ____. Agrees to complete transaction by ____ date. Negotiates additional terms of ____. Will not complete transaction if _____. This [...]

The Voices of Perfection And Progress

“I’m going to keep working on my plan first” “I think I need to find the right tools first” “I need to save some more money first” “I need to find more time first.” “I’m not sure if I have enough [...]

Happy Opportunity Day

“Are we perfect? No. Are there imbalances in our system? Of course. But I will never understand the lack of disregard for the sheer amount of opportunity available in this country.” My friend Tim [...]

Momentum Equals Mass Times Velocity

Momentum = mass X velocity. By October 1st of last year, my body had a lot of mass, but not much velocity.  It had been 4,151 days since this guy had seen a gym. Mass, of course, is the size of [...]

You are smart. You are kind. You are important.

You are Smart. You are Kind. You are important. Resting on a princess pillow, under a Minnie Mouse blanket, through the muffle of one tattered puppy dog and a withering bear bear, Jovi Girl and [...]

Can You Hear It

Next week will mark 365 days since we last saw our good friend. He hasn’t been here, but he hasn’t been gone. I haven’t seen him, but I’ve heard him. On troubled waters I’ve heard him say, [...]

Time or Purpose

Today you will spend 1,440 minutes of your life no matter what.  The purchase is final. No refunds allowed. No matter what you choose to do, there are only really two types of time: Time you [...]

How To Feel On Top Of The World

5,000 feet above the horizon, immersed in a panoramic landscape of the Pacific Ocean and the Hawaiian jungle, there I stood with the love of my life taking it all in. This particular peak of the [...]

Your Dreams and Your Schemes

When I was 12, I wanted to work at the music store more than anything. I had no idea how to get a job, and no idea what I would do there. I just loved making music and wanted to be around it. I [...]

Letter to Jude

Jude, Today is the day you will meet a group of people you will know the rest of your life: Your best friend. Your partner in crime. Your arch enemy. The several who won’t understand you. The [...]