Kurt Bell

A life of courage, joy and independence.

THE GOOD LIFE – A Human Operating System – 02-15-18

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

February 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Risk of Avoiding Risk

Life’s surface-level risks distract us with their nearness, and the apparent certain consequence of their neglect. All the while the deep risk of refusing our better nature wait to ambush … Continue reading

February 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

The Good Life – A human operating system 01-26-18

The desert offers no comfort or reassurance of truth or certainty in the things we believe; which must instead stand or fall to ruin on their own merit, or lack … Continue reading

February 10, 2018 · Leave a comment

DIARY OF A PROJECT MANAGER – Project Manager versus Business Analyst

I’ve begun a new series on YouTube covering career options in the fields of project management and business analysis. I got this idea since our family recently began planning our … Continue reading

February 9, 2018 · Leave a comment

Lost Route 66 gas station – Going Alone

I discovered all that remains of the gas station and cafe at the California ghost town of Siberia. Sal and Ruth built this place in the 20’s out of mortar … Continue reading

February 8, 2018 · 1 Comment

Departing Siberia – Going Alone

Failure is always enlightening… I guess I should have known I wasn’t much of a match for the desert cold—especially if I don’t even bother to wear pants. This particular … Continue reading

February 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

LETS RIDE! and talk vlogging, JVLOG & career – 02-01-18 – 2004 BMW R 1150 GS Adventure motovlog

Come ride with me to discuss motovlogging audio configuration, the benevolence of Victor and MULLY, and the regaining of footing after a long career break. LET’S RIDE! My name is … Continue reading

February 2, 2018 · 2 Comments

Warming the “Big Iguana” – Going Alone

Though I enjoy walking long distances alone in the desert, it’s no fun when my motorcycle won’t start, and I’ve got to leave it behind for the ghosts and vultures. … Continue reading

February 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

What about my family? – Going Alone

A drawback to social media is the fact that whatever life we choose to curate and share is always only one part of the picture. The fact that we can … Continue reading

February 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

Freezing in Siberia – Going Alone

It’s possible to shiver, shake and freeze, seemingly to death, amidst the warm comfort of the secure and familiar. Only certain people seem vulnerable to this threat, who must seem … Continue reading

January 31, 2018 · 2 Comments