Complacency Supports Relaxed Evenings: Wednesday

“The best art divides the audience.” Rick Rubin

Snide remarks sent forth
Bring uncertain social bonds
Better to be nice
Winning is not everything
Unless it’s dealing with friends

Barrels Offer Confusing Splits: Conversations

“Buried to a point of absurdity in my work.” Jimmy Iovine

truth held back equals
the potential of living
without expression
of whatever life’s about.
maybe it’s better alone.

Barrels Offer a Confusing Split: Playing Time

“Buried to a point of absurdity in my work.” Jimmy Iovine

Winning or losing
Not my reasons for playing
I should be out there.
Too bad you never listen
Too bad you don’t understand

Adults Hopscotching with Yak Herders: Destiny

“How are you complicit in creating the conditions you don’t want?” Jerry Colonna

Travel outside you
Along the way life is big
So much more to learn
Expanding boundaries soar
With choices from inside you

Adults Hopscotching with Yak Herders: Career Sentences

“How are you complicit in creating the conditions you don’t want?” Jerry Colonna

Herders ranging far
A hard life of migration
Life’s rhythms the clock.
Office work; brick and mortar,
Stuck in that old nine to five.

(8) Just Me Marathon: Metrics (6/7)

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“I challenge myself to stop comparing what I learn to the past.” Scott Belsky

An accomplishment,
Trees growing to touch the sky
Measure nature’s chi.
Running matters so little
Compared to life’s long journey.

 

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(7) Let Go (6/7)

“Poetic facts lay their claims on us.” Jason Silva

Limbs snapped, trunks broken
Storm winds tear at nature’s heart
Bones broken, lives lost
Letting go of hate’s ill air
Might just save us all

(6) Readin’ (6/7)

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“An over commitment to the absurd.” Vince Vaughn

Lost digitally?
Pass time organically
Books are still around.
Life is to be enjoyed
Stop wasting it on TV.

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No Crítico

“It’s not my job to be the world’s critic.” Jane McGonical

Curious are minds
Gifted with thinking power
Cursed by the same skill
Think not too much of yourself
Even less about others

(4) Possibilities While Stranded In a Rat Race (6/7)

“You think you know where the boundaries are, but you see this stuff and think, if this thing I’m looking at is possible, what else might be possible?” Android Jones, from Stealing Fire, Kotler and Wheal (2017)

Firmly planted feet
Let mud stop moving around
Preventing nothing
Actualize through movement
Staying still allows the same