Kurt Bell

A life of courage, joy and independence.

Riding to Cadiz – Going Alone

Come ride with me to the forgotten desert community of Cadiz. Advertisements

October 8, 2017 · 1 Comment

The Good Life – A human operating system

The Good Life Meditation is my daily effort of recounting, considering and developing my personal life objectives and principals. I perform the action of verbally listing and describing these points … Continue reading

August 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

The John McCain hike – Going Alone

There was a storm raging all about me during this hike. You can't see it for the clear, clean atmosphere, the dead air, and the deceptive desert silence. Yet you … Continue reading

August 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Good Life – 072817 HOS v.18.0

Quiet and empty places far from the ones we love are excellent locations to reflect upon what’s really important in our lives. I always return from these experiences with a … Continue reading

July 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

The relative safety hike – Going Alone

A lot of me evaporated away into the hot desert night during this hike. I’m discovering that the stuff that goes wasn’t necessary anyway. Each time I go to the … Continue reading

July 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

Riding to Siberia, California – Going Alone

Come ride with me along the last miles from somewhere to nowhere…

July 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Good Life – 071417 HOS v.18.0

The Good Life Meditation is my daily effort of recounting, considering and developing my personal life objectives and principals. I perform the action of verbally listing and describing these points each day, typically at dawn, as a start and readiness to the coming day.

July 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

The deeply connected hike – Going Alone

With this outing, I was experimenting with how long I could remain exposed and moving out in the open desert, on a day when temps would top out at around 110 degrees F. (43 C.). I learned that I don’t want to be more than an hour away from shade after approximately 8:00 AM.

July 17, 2017 · 1 Comment

The Good Life – 063017 HOS v.18.0

The Good Life Meditation is my daily effort of recounting, considering and developing my personal life objectives and principals. I perform the action of verbally listing and describing these points each day, typically at dawn, as a start and readiness to the coming day.

July 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Walking meditation

I walk a lot. Lately, I’ve begun using this activity as an opportunity to exercise improved control over both my body and mind. With the body, I’m taking more deliberate … Continue reading

March 24, 2017 · Leave a comment