“Ready Player One” was an amazing novel about virtual reality gaming dominating the world. I was very surprised to see many of the differences between the book and the movie. I feel like they are based on the same concept, but are almost completely different from each other. Aside from…

What a story! I have been stuck listening to “Ready Player One” for the last day. I didn’t realize how much it would enthrall me in the complexity and deep character development. It makes me think of many of my writing projects that have fallen by the way. Mainly because…

I find it interesting that our ignorance has a bias. It is unconscious, but it is there. It affects what we do, how we treat people, and even how we see things. It is a huge part of an internal persona that we have. We all have different personas inside…

Over the decades, humans have sought to improve upon processes, procedures, policies, religion, and inventions. It is neverending as the human race continues to grow. The question here is, are we taking a step forward or backward? I feel that we are digressing, to a certain extent, as some laws…

I have been reminiscing previous movies, books, and tv series I loved as a child. The TV series I have been watching came out when my dad between his teenage and young adult years. It is called Robotech and has many life lessons that were impactful on me. Now reflecting…

I have been thinking about this topic as it is a current reoccurrence in my life. Part of it comes from my ignorance of true, hard work. We live in a world where we seem to see the results of hard work. I know personally, I desire so much more…

My last couple of posts are all stemming from the same inspiration, Jocko Willink. Jocko was a navy seal who fought in the battle of Ramadi, Iraq. He learned lots of leadership lessons there and poured it into multiple books on leadership. He has two chapters in “Leadership Strategies and…

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