Podcast

November 16, 2022

what myth are you living?

Here’s the audio version of today’s blog post: “This is what fools people: a man is always a teller of tales, he lives surrounded by his stories and the stories of others, he sees everything that happens to him through them; and he tries to live his own life as...

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October 30, 2022

Radio Soulcruzer 30.10.2022

It’s been a hot minute since I last did a Mixcloud live stream. There’s no particular reason why not, I just haven’t. But it is my intention to get back in the game and stream more regularly. I’m not going to commit to a specific day or time. They’ll happen...

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August 22, 2022

What can the mountain trail teach us about life?

We all know the map is not the territory. It’s not until you get on the ground and see the terrain with your own eyes that a way forward can be planned in accordance with the sensory details around you at the time of departure. In this episode, I share...

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July 25, 2022

Episode #326: Wisdom for a thirsty fish

One of my go-to books for morning reflection is Wu Hsin’s book: Aphorisms for Thirsty Fish: The Lost Writings of Wu Hsin. In this episode, I share a few nuggets of wisdom from the book, plus my commentary on the passages and what they mean to me. Here’s the video version...

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November 18, 2021

The Only Time You Don’t Have Time

The only time you don’t have time is when you don’t and that only happens once! Even the best of us get tripped up by the things we preach about regularly. And today, I got tripped up, but I quickly caught myself, made the necessary adjustments, and then soldiered on....

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November 18, 2021

Letting Go and Silence

This is the first episode of the relaunch of the Digital Calm podcast. Prepare yourself for a relaxing audio experience. Find a comfortable place to sit. You may want to grab a cup of coffee or tea and your journal. For the best audio experience, you may want to listen through...

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November 13, 2021

No Matter What, Keep Moving Forward!

Keep moving forward. One of a handful of mantras, I keep in my back pocket, ready for recall when I need them. And this week, I had to remind myself that regardless of setbacks, I must keep moving forward, even sometimes if that means leaving someone behind. Don’t read too...

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November 10, 2021

Listen Up!

Do you consider yourself a good listener? If so, how do you know you’re a good listener? The thing is most of us don’t really listen. We half-listen. While we should be listening fully, we are instead, thinking about our reply or listening for a pause so we can jump...

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November 8, 2021

I Am What I Am and That’s All That I Am

Accepting yourself as you are is the first step in gaining control of the narrative that makes up your reality. You might recognize the title as something Popeye used to say when he got fed up and was ready to take charge of the situation he was in. This episode...

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November 5, 2021

If It’s Not In Your Power to Control, Let It Go!

If you find yourself fretting over something, stop for a minute and ask yourself, is this under my control? If it isn’t, let it go! I’ve talked about this a number of times in the past, but, you know, it never hurts to remind ourselves of life’s little truisms that...

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November 4, 2021

Attention Is Your Superpower If You Treat It Right

Attention is indeed a superpower, but it’s one you have to work hard at keeping under control, especially since there are so many ridiculous distractions around fighting to steal it from us. This piece from Anne Alexander really resonated with me. I’m guilty of burning the candled at both ends...

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November 3, 2021

Clearing Your Head in Two Dimensions

If you want to get to where you’re going and you want to get there fast, then having a strong sense of clarity is a must, my friend. Without clarity, you might eventually get to where you want to go, it just might take you an extra-long time to get...

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June 23, 2021

pleasure as the purpose of life

#32 Digital Calm: We discuss the Epicurean principles of life versus Hedonism and what we mean by “Balanced Pleasure.” Why housework is good for thinking and developing friendships can be the basis for a fulfilling life. The three kinds of desires and how you can use them to create a...

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June 1, 2021

#audiomo Day 1: Challenge Accepted

#AudioMo – a 30-day audioblogging challenge I’ve been looking forward to all year. And the timing couldn’t have been more perfect.  If you’re an audio freak or geek, or new to podcasting and have been sitting on the fence about whether or not to start a podcast of your own,...

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May 26, 2021

Digital Calm #28

We had a great time on the Digital Calm show last night. The chatbox was on fire. On the episode itself, we dove into the question: do the ends justify the means?  We also found out that Clay Lowe is dead – long live DJ Soulcruzer! And we may have...

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May 20, 2021

Digital Calm #27

If you missed Tuesday’s Digital Calm show live, then here’s the replay.Just a reminder, the show streams live every Tuesday from 8 – 9:30 PM. If you download the Mixcloud app (search soulcruzer) you can have the show on the go with you while driving or walking the dog. This...

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