Make Your Life // Living Creatively
Make Your Life // Living Creatively

Make Your Life // Living Creatively

Short meditations on creativity, communication, life-making, constructive and purposeful living, and the value of doing what needs to be done. Useful? Perhaps. It all depends on your purposes.


2021 // A Refresh

22 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments jxgrefe

It's time to refresh, to restart the engine and drive. Drive to the edge of the world. The fickle world. The sterling world. Let it shimmer. Let the entire system buckle and sway. We dance under the night moons. Toward the sea. Toward the shadows, wh...

EXERCISE: Doing and the Present Moment

22 Feb 2020 1 minute read 2 comments jxgrefe

A stillness behind the eyes gives way to the open field of purpose. Of what needs to be done. TODAY: Focus on doing what needs to be done, regardless of any mental impediments that may cloud the doing. That is, beware of your own efforts to self-sabo...

Explain Your Life Better // A Communication Strategy

20 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments jxgrefe

We create our worlds out of the explanations wehave available for doing so. - Lee Thayer What are the consequences of adopting this way of thinking? And, what are the consequences of ignoring it? Either way, you'll have to explain (to yourself or o...

BAT // Basic Attention Token: Lyric Ephemera

19 Feb 2020 2 minute read 0 comments jxgrefe

$BAT // Brave: We've come to the first cross-site experience of seamless tipping, seamless reward integration, a seamless gesture that moves us toward a currency we can feel... works. A currency we can use. A currency of focus. Of clarity of purpose....

Perform the Right Feelings for Your Purpose

17 Feb 2020 1 minute read 0 comments jxgrefe

Always provocative, Dr. Lee Thayer writes: "Leaders are never victims of their own feelings. They perform the feelings called for by the situation."  What this could mean to us is the following:  Leaders are those people who understand the importa...

How You Think

13 Feb 2020 1 minute read 7 comments jxgrefe

Communication scholar and Leadership expert Lee Thayer once wrote, "How you think makes you into the person you are forever becoming." And for most of us, this is how it begins and how it flows. As James Allen once similarly quipped, "As he thinks, s...