If it hurts, it’s probably true

Here’s a mental framework I found very useful, and that helps me to keep it real: The truth is always simple. If it’s complicated, it’s probably not the truth. When things seem too complex, it’s probably a mind trick you’re playing on yourself because you don’t want to face the truth. I learned this back …

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3 beggars in Thessaloniki

I’m currently with 2 friends in Thessaloniki and want to share the story of 3 encounters with different beggars we’ve had here, and what we can learn from it. One beggar was an aggressive hustler, a young boy who probably was forced to work for a gang. One beggar was an proud old man who …

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Negative Self-Image? What a Little Girl Taught Me

On a recent summer night I witnessed something touching and magical that I want to share with you in today’s episode. If you have a negative self-image, or simply want to build a more positive self-image, it’s well worth the ten minute listen! TRANSCRIPT I recently witnessed something truly beautiful and magical. And I wanted …

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FATHERHOOD ODYSSEY: HOMEWORK STRUGGLES

Being a dad also means dealing with a lot of mundane little issues. Things like making sure your kids do their homework. To be honest—I’m not big on homework myself. I was terrible at school. I don’t think school is a great preparation for life. But I do strive to look at mundane little issues …

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