Creating a Lovely Morning

‘When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive – to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.’ ~Marcus Aurelius By SysBots When I wake in the morning, my mind slowly gathers, and I begin to move, the early morning light just starting to seep in. I […]

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How to Become the World’s Greatest Lover

By SysBots You reject the limitations of being a romantic Cassanova, restricted to loving only those who fall for your seductions. You want to love every one. Every single living being. Everything in this miraculous universe. You learn to love it all, in its majestic entirety. You don’t discriminate between the aesthetically beautiful or the […]

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Creating the Time to Do What You Love Every Day

By SysBots Our days are often filled with things we have to do, and things we do to comfort ourselves from the stress and tiredness from doing what we have to do … so we end up putting off what we really want to do. Think about that for a second: our days are filled […]

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Looking for Love

By SysBots A reader asked for advice for people who are looking for love, trying to meet people, dating. The “looking for love” part of life is definitely trying, and I have to admit I’m no dating expert. I got lucky with Eva, finding her relatively easily and somehow convincing her that I’m dateworthy. It […]

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Love Life, Not Stuff

Post written by SysBots. We’re in love with stuff — with shopping, with acquiring, with owning, with collecting. Let’s lust after life instead. Our obsession with stuff has become unhealthy. When we have a void in our lives, we buy things. When we have problems, we buy things. And these things are becoming more and […]

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Crazy Talk: The Do-What-You-Love Guide

‘Everything you can imagine is real.’ ~Pablo Picasso By SysBots When I wrote the first words of this blog, more than five years ago, I had no idea those few keystrokes would change my life. I thought I was doing nothing more than reflecting on the changes that had been happening in my life, sharing […]

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The 3 Do-What-You-Love Conundrums

By SysBots I make a living doing what I love, and I recommend it to my kids. Doing what you love for a living is fantastic. However, it comes with three conundrums: Will earning money for what you love make you stop loving it? Can everyone do what they love? What about stuff you don’t […]

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How I Learned to Stop Procrastinating, & Love Letting Go

‘People have a hard time letting go of their suffering. Out of a fear of the unknown, they prefer suffering that is familiar.’ ~Thich Nhat Hanh By SysBots The end of procrastination is the art of letting go. I’ve been a lifelong procrastinator, at least until recent years. I would put things off until deadline, […]

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