Lucky is as Lucky Does

“You’re so lucky!” We say this to others frequently. But what are we really saying? We are telling them that the sacrifices they made, the courage they exhibited, and the work they put into whatever it is that we envy doesn’t matter. It’s inconsequential. It was only luck that got them where they are. And […]

Wisdom from the Ocean

In doing research for a book I’m writing, I’ve been reading some old journals. This is a very meaningful entry from June of 2005, just before I quit my high falutin’ CFO job and started massage school. At the end of my morning walk on the beach, I felt an almost religious affinity with the […]