Kurt Bell

A life of courage, joy and independence.

THE GOOD LIFE – Writing Recognizing True Limits and Opportunity

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wgcxnZEwhEk My desert home offers few amenities. So I pass the time watching mountain shadows grow long across the desert…feeling hot wind gust beneath the bridge onto my skin…listening to … Continue reading

July 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

GOING ALONE – Writing my objectives and principles under the bridge

Long ago, I remember learning of a famous astronomer who used the walls and ceiling of his study as a canvas to write down thoughts and quotes he hoped to … Continue reading

July 10, 2018 · Leave a comment

LETS RIDE! Siberia to Amboy Crater – BMW R 1150 GS Adventure Motovlog

Come ride with me through desert heat from Siberia ghost town to a dormant volcano crater. We’ll follow a mile-long train as it glides downgrade from Klondike summit towards the … Continue reading

July 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

Going Alone – Where ma took control of the family

As the family began to fall to pieces – grandpa dead and buried besides the road, Tom clearly of a mind to leave the family, Rose of Sharon’s good-for-nothin’ husband … Continue reading

July 7, 2018 · Leave a comment

GOING ALONE – Desert grave

A San Bernardino County Sheriff’s deputy once told me that if all the bodies scattered across the desert on either side of the highway along Routes 15, 44, 66 and … Continue reading

July 6, 2018 · 1 Comment

LET’S RIDE to Laguna Beach California 02-24-18 2004 BMW R 1150 GS Adventure motovlog

In the few years we’ve been here, the small area between the coastal mountains and the sea has become as pleasant a home to our family as any we’ve ever … Continue reading

February 25, 2018 · Leave a comment

GOING ALONE – It’s all hard hike

Some hikes are remembered for the landscape and experiences along the way, or for the emotions felt or challenges overcome. Other hikes are recalled for what is lost in the … Continue reading

February 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

LETS RIDE & talk about my email – 02-15-18 – 2004 BMW R 1150 GS Adventure motovlog

Detecting a pattern and consequence in the email I receive. My name is Kurt Bell and I am delighted that you have taken some time to share a little of … Continue reading

February 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

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