Category Opinion

What’s Really Driving You? Understanding Motivation, Fear and 2016 Calendar Planners

“Everything around you that you call life was made up by people that were no smarter than you, and you can change it.”

Deep Water Soloing in Vietnam's Cat Ba Island with Asia Outdoors

How an Island, an iPhone, and a Backwards Tattoo Changed My Life, Part II

The first time I saw the Andaman Sea’s waters, it gave me chills — all of those blues. I sat in the sand and tried to categorize the shades of blues and greens and aquas in front of me. I settled on turquoise, but that’s too generic and being unable to classify the shades is still […]

Gene Patent Myriad

The Worst Thing Ever Could Happen on April 15

I’m not usually one to monologue about my political views. I’m kind of like Switzerland. Easy breezy. Usually neutral. I like guns.  Mostly, my opinions and political stances just aren’t that entertaining. But I think something very disastrous is about to happen. On April 15, the US Supreme Court will hear arguments on whether or not your genes can […]