Wisdom Wednesday – Poverty or How We Respond

So to those who live off the system in the woods, waiting for your next cheque, remember – ”Nothing revolves around money and money has no connection to poverty. Poverty is a sickness which deserves your attention to cure.”

Cycle Touring – It’s a Strange and Wonderful Life

Before leaving in March, a friend mentioned, “America understands cycling!”, but I wasn’t quite ready for this understatement. To be honest, I’m pretty surprised with the USA in general, I can’t believe how…

Wisdom Wednesday – Let’s Be Less Angry

But it’s a hard emotion to combat. It’s natural, often almost instinctual. So here is a practical tip I’ve learned to manage my anger, and a piece of advice.

Visiting Specialized Bikes Corporate Office

South of San Francisco, in the heart of cycling country, you’ll find Morgan Hill and the home of Specialized Bicycle Components. The Specialized headquarters houses three buildings and 400 plus employees, plus this cool guy – Mike Sinyard, founder and chairman of Specialized Bicycle Components. I have to say, arriving at Specialized and being welcomed…… Continue reading Visiting Specialized Bikes Corporate Office

Wisdom Wednesday – Everything Has A Purpose

A writer – and, I believe, generally all people – must think that whatever happens to him/her is a resource. All things have been given to us for a purpose, and

Jealousy is Bullsh!t

What’s worse is that it’s far more pernicious than we think. Competition breeds jealousy, though we often give it prettier labels like “competitive spirit” or “stick-to-itiveness” or “ambition.”

Finding and Living Your Life Purpose

We all have a similar general purpose…To fully express the most authentic and unique expression of ourselves in a way that causes us to expand into our full potential, that serves others and serves what I call the “greater good”.