Read Obituaries

Read Obituaries

When I was young and living at home with my parents, we had the local newspaper delivered every day. I was once a “Paper Boy”…

Jimi Hendrix as Zoomologist

Jimi Hendrix as Zoomologist

The story of life is quickerThan the wink of an eyeThe story of love is hello and goodbyeUntil we meet again. – Jimi Hendrix, 1970

Death the ultimate Zoom-Out?

Death the ultimate Zoom-Out?

Terry Pratchet meets his Death Is death the ultimate Zoom-Out? The one that puts EVERYTHING into perspective? I don’t mean in a physical or literal…

Buddha and death meditation Zoom-Out

Buddha and death meditation Zoom-Out

Contemplation of death, rather than something to be avoided, is actually a very powerful Zoom-Out with many benefits. Buddhists in particular know this deep down…

Steve Jobs’ Zoom-Out on Death

Steve Jobs’ Zoom-Out on Death

We do not need to look way back in time to the ancient philosophers for wisdom on death.  Steve Jobs inspirational “Stanford Commencement address on June 12, 2005.” is…