Monthly Archives: August 2013

The C-Realm comes to Portland!

KMO at The Record Room, Portland, Oregon. The C-Realm (C is for Consciousness!) is one of fewer than ten podcast I listen to on a semi-regular basis. I was delighted to discover the the C-Realm’s Manifesting in Meatspace Tour would … Continue reading

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Feeling Depressed? Time to Change Your Gut Bacteria!

This article details the growing scientific evidence that a huge amount of the neuro-chemical activity in our “brain” is actually happening in our gut, and by improving eating habits and adding the proper probiotics, profound changes in mood and attention … Continue reading

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Random Acts of Kindness

It’s pretty amazing what’s happened since I developed the ability to connect with people directly in the instant of a glance. It’s mainly about maintaining the gaze in a firm-but-agendaless way until you get through, then staying with the person … Continue reading

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The Coast and Gulf Coast Aquarium

One of my girlfriends from Austin and her husband arrived in Portland, and we ended up making a spontaneous trip out to the coast to visit the Oregon Coast Aquarium, where I had previously done my shark-tube sleepover. There were … Continue reading

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Dads and Games

I’m sitting at Backspace Cafe in Portland listening to a Dad play Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out with his son. My Dad grew up in Nazi Germany during WWII. He never really figured out the best way to show his love for … Continue reading

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Threat Dreams

Last night I dreamed I was trapped in a large house with lots of glass that was under attack by tons of drug dealers with guns. I remember running to close the blinds over some massive windows and seeing not … Continue reading

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Cracking the Real Estate Nut

Living in the yurt in Portland has me dreaming of living more lightly. Unlike most people who simply talk about building their own house, my friend and previous housemate Lee actually has engineering plans that are about to pass the … Continue reading

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