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08 December 2013 - The ABCs of Fame
If any one of the three — achievement, beauty, connection — are high enough, you’re in; if not … the bouncer will check your I.D. in 45 minutes. Maybe.
06 December 2013 - Jason’s Playlist, Episode No. 4
Time for my 2013 top-of-playlist billboard.
04 December 2013 - Discordant, Dancing Sprites
Like a fallen leaf twirled about upon the chaotic eddies of a gentle mountain stream, I spent the evening today grasping — and mostly failing — to draw a coherent, unified insight out of several discordant sprites dancing chaotically at the margins of my imagination.
28 November 2013 - Thanksgiving Blessings
We can always find things to complain about, or discern opportunities to make things better. Thus shall it always be. Harder is the task, though, of reflecting upon what is and finding joy in it — joy without caveat.
27 October 2013 - A Wee Bit of Catch-Up
Wow. Six weeks without a post? Where does the time go? Oh, wait. I know. I goes into the giant pile of crap I have to work on — a pile that’s grown so large that even my ironclad weekly routines fell by the wayside.
15 September 2013 - Another Year Older …
Right now, I’m stable and reasonably happy and I have a plan. My 36th year was good, and I intend to use it as a platform for an even better 37th year.
11 August 2013 - The Absence of Presence
Without a sense of presence — rooted in “the fierce urgency of now” — we become our own worst saboteurs.
04 August 2013 - Inspect Your Credit Reports: Here’s Why
On the Independence Day break, I grabbed my credit reports. This time, I looked at them in detail. And, frankly, was horrified at the stuff I saw: Errors, weird entries, unusual hard hits.
28 July 2013 - Stuff Lately
Some updates …