As you think about what you want to do in 2017, just remember that the year is fake. By which I mean days, weeks, months, even the 12-hour clock complete with minutes and seconds are all completely made-up. I know this is a bit reductionist of some very significant historical mathematical processes, but when it […]Read more "Just another thought.. about the new year"
I, Clark Regalius Tiberius Awesomus Ellis, on this day the Twenty-First of January in the Two-Thousand and Sixteenth year of our Lord, do hereby resolve to the following: 1. Get paid to write. I shall, within this year’s time, surpass my current station as merely a writer of words to achieve yon lofty status of professional author. […]Read more "Resolved"
This year will bring change and that’s ok. People will come and go and that’s ok. Truth is, you have a very limited roster for lasting relationships; hopefully, most of the spots are filled by family. That leaves even less room for friends. If you’re exceptionally lucky you get one spot for the love of […]Read more "Just a thought… about the new year"
Every new year is a new chance to screw everything up. In case you’d like to not do that, here are a few tips. 1. Remember everything from last year. Last year wasn’t all bad and it wasn’t all good. Learn from your mistakes. Learn more from your successes. Seek to build off whatever foundation you’ve left for yourself. And […]Read more "How To: New Year"
If you want to make things better, stop viewing life as a competition, as a world full of winners and losers. In this world there are people who need help and people who can help, and you only become really useful when you realize you’re a bit of both.Read more "Just a thought… about Christmas"