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Friends & teachers

The weekend was planned out loosely and packed with really cool stuff to do in Washington DC for the Pride March. That’s what they remained though, unrealized plans. Life presented itself with a deeply personal issue that caused me to

Posted in general, personal

Tattoo inspiration

I had some time to stop by a bookstore yesterday and found a couple interesting tattoo books. Now that the back piece is getting serious I’m sort of thinking ahead to the chest and arms I want to work on

Posted in general, personal

Summer Sundays

I’ve been thinking a lot about where I spend my energy lately. How and where I plug into the throbbing noise that are the billions of data points generated seemingly per minute on the digital landscape. In fact a colleague

Posted in general, personal

Tattoos, haircuts & Buddhaphobia

Tattoos are not like haircuts & goddamn that fucking hurts! So I embarked upon this journey in my heart at the beginning of the year. Instead of resolutions I challenged myself to do things this year that would scare the

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Forgiveness meditations & joy

I’ve been thinking about the various forms of forgiveness meditations this week as I look back over the last four weeks. It’s been an abnormally busy spring for me. A career change and some really large scoped initiatives, a pretty

Posted in general, personal, running

A needlepoint journey starting with Ganesha

I’m old enough now to hear the newness of discovery in the younger folks around me as they begin to line up along the compasses of their lives. I’m going to be 50 in a little less than a year

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Being There: Practicing mindfulness in the Workplace

This post will attempt to deliver a message of being present. Staying focused on a given job and doing it with 100% attention to the people around us. I will be sharing three techniques I learned over the course of

Posted in personal, professional

Pink flowers and magic

Who schedules brunch on the day that Daylight Savings happens? Oh right, that was me. So I had brunch with a friend this morning at a restaurant called North Star in the Short North. Not to sound like an old

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Locker room talk

Everything was going fantastic. One of the best days so far in what was turning out to be a perfect week. The marketing had begun for a talk I’m doing for a local tech group. I got some awesome projects

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February… from the rear view mirror

While I did better this year than I did last year Winter always sucks the air out of me. It’s like I know it’s coming and I keep busy, line up cool projects, listen to great music and connect with

Posted in general, personal

Activity

  • Morning Run
    On August 15, 2017 6:24 am rode 3.48 mi. during 00:36:07 hours climbing 117.13 ft.
  • Weight Training
    On August 14, 2017 4:58 pm rode 0.00 mi. during 00:30:00 hours climbing 0.00 ft.
  • Weight Training
    On August 8, 2017 6:32 am rode 0.00 mi. during 00:20:00 hours climbing 0.00 ft.
  • Afternoon Run
    On August 7, 2017 4:27 pm rode 4.07 mi. during 00:41:34 hours climbing 152.23 ft.
  • Lunch Run
    On July 26, 2017 11:31 am rode 3.37 mi. during 00:35:23 hours climbing 71.85 ft.
  • Yoga
    On July 25, 2017 7:30 pm rode 0.00 mi. during 01:30:00 hours climbing 0.00 ft.