Blogging is a big arrow in the inbound marketing quiver. Good, useful, and consistent blogs establish authority, increase your visibility, and – most importantly – generate leads. If you’re a good storyteller and passionate about your product or service, building a quality blog won’t involve a great deal of heavy lifting. If you’re not a … Continue reading Wanna Build a Better Biz Blog?
If you’re visiting this site, chances are good that you already have your head wrapped around the Japanese concept of wabi-sabi. If you aren’t familiar with the concept/aesthetic, let’s just call it a high appreciation of the imperfections caused by wear or age. I have seen it most often exemplified by Hagi ware ceramics, usually … Continue reading You Can’t Listen to a Teacup, Man
I (probably) don’t know the answer any better than you. I suspect I’m not much different from any other middle-aged person. Things seem to slow down and, somehow, the world speeds up. A half-century of reflection shakes the mirror at speed. Goddamn millennials. Bear with me here … I used to work both in marketing … Continue reading What Makes You Happy?
What really exists in those moments we call alive? I offered no insights to theories of entropy, no solutions to the horizon problem. But it sure as hell was fun talking, elbows on the kitchen bar, gulping cheap brandy, or sometimes in the pool, feeding waterlogged junebugs to toads eventually too engorged to hop. I … Continue reading Entropy as a Muse
This is a terrible way to live: to enchant the whole world through one's discoveries and cleverness ... to explain all of nature but to not understand one's self. Such is a mirror. If a monkey peers in, no wise man peers out