By SysBots In the quiet morning hours, or as I fade off to sleep at night, I cuddle up with a good novel. This book is my world, my quiet time away from the din and discordance of the everyday world, but it’s also a… Read More »Why I Read (+ a Dozen Book Recommendations)
“If the only prayer you said in your whole life was, ‘thank you,’ that would suffice.” – Meister Eckhart Post written by SysBots. Many days, I try to humble myself and hold a 2-minute gratitude session. I simply sit or kneel, with no distractions, close… Read More »Why Living a Life of Gratitude Can Make You Happy
By SysBots Frank of What’s the Next Action was interviewed by CNN for an online article about The David. The CNN article only printed a small excerpt of the entire email interview, but Frank posts the entire transcript. The part I liked best what his… Read More »Why is GTD so popular?
By SysBots There’s a sense of incompleteness in our lives. We have felt it since adolescence, at least, if not since early childhood — it’s a feeling that something is wrong with us, that something is missing, or that we’re missing out on something in… Read More »The Craving for Wholeness That Drives Our Actions
By SysBots Many of us feel overwhelmed by all we need to do, and it can be downright stressful. I’d like to share three practices to take you from overwhelmed to just whelmed. You can’t eliminate stress, anxiety or the feeling of being overwhelmed from… Read More »Three Practices for the Overwhelmed, Stressed, Anxious
Post written by SysBots. Follow me on Twitter. New Year’s is always a big time for resolutions, goal setting and habit changes … but why only do it on New Year’s? David Seah (one of my early inspirations and an excellent blogger) has done Groundhog… Read More »What’s Your Groundhog Day Resolution?
“Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.” -Eric Fromm It struck me recently that a lot of people think they know what’s wrong with this world, and it also struck me that they’re all wrong. Seriously — almost… Read More »What’s Wrong With the World? Not a Damn Thing
Post written by SysBots. Follow me on Twitter. It’s hard, from within the storm of every day life, to see things with real perspective, to know what’s important and what’s simply pressing on our consciousness right now, demanding attention. We have people emailing us for… Read More »What Would You Do If You Only Had a Short Time to Live?