How to outsmart procrastination

I’ve figured out how to outsmart procrastination. All you have to do is begin something even worse than what you are avoiding; then you will return to the original task in order to avoid the new task. Try it. It works 🙂

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Mother’s Day photo shoot

From our Mother’s Day photo shoot (May 2010) with the amazing Houston photographer Cristina Riol-Negron of A Lifetime of Memories Photograpy.

Mother's Day Photo 4Mother's Day Photo 3Mother's Day Photo 2Mother's Day Photo 1

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Student Excellence Awards (2010)

Student Excellence Awards (2010)
Leadership Award winner with his nominator (me)
— with Jeremy Birkline.

student excellence awards

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Tiferet Blogtalk Radio Show

Exciting news from Tiferet: I’ll be hosting the blogtalk radio show we’re launching in June, Tiferet Talk, and my first interview will be with Julia Cameron! Yippee!!

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Love, love, love

“Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.”

— Mozart

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practice compassion

“If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.”

–the Dalai Lama

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Contributing Editor To Tiferet

I just found out that I will have the great honor of being a contributing editor to my favorite journal, Tiferet, starting in January 2010. I’ll be sending many of you a link to the fan page. Check it out, subscribe, donate. It’s an amazing journal!

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Calliope Open Mic

Calliope Open Mic – Fall 2009.

Calliope1Calliope Open Mic – Fall 2009 — with Linda Leschak and Zoe Williams
Calliope2Calliope Open Mic – Fall 2009 — with Udo Hintze and Richard Forreal
Calliope3 with Durell Forte
Calliope4with Paul Palazzolo, Udo Hintze, Steve Myles, Richard Forreal and Linda Leschak
Calliope5with Udo Hintze

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