Project Present: Driving Unconcious

An exercise in being “present” behind the wheel. Driving is a haven for multitasking… Physical multitasking: listening to music, news, or audio books… talking on the phone… eating… Mental multitasking: rehearsing a presentation I am about to give… running my to-do list in my head hoping I don’t forget what …

I Make Poverty Look Good

When discussing the events of our lives, a good friend will joke with me by saying “You make poverty look good.” I’ve often been referred to as a “baller.” O_o I guess to the untrained eye, my writer/blogger lifestyle seems slightly lavish. I’ve been working for myself for more than …

Il Dolce Far Niete

{The Sweetness of Doing Nothing}   The phone is silent. No rings… no dings… no buzzings. No numbers in little red circles or squares indicating that something… or many somethings need to be addressed. The calendar is clear. I barely know what to do with myself… because I should be …