May 8, 2021


Advocacy. Mediation. Success.

Reset, Recalibrate and Replenish

“No matter how significantly you attempt, the thoughts and situation are likely to conspire in approaches to unsettle your soul. And when that comes about, you require to uncover a way to reset, recalibrate and replenish.”

This from veteran tech journalist, Om Malik.

For Om, this suggests landscape pictures, lately along the California coastline, amid the redwoods.

For several years, reset, recalibrate and replenish, for me, intended managing each and every morning, doing work myself into the day without the frantic starts of decades earlier (breaking my arm slipping down the stairs racing to the ferry) and doing work on what I take pleasure in, compared to what I feel I have to.

Seemed ample, but I am not so positive any for a longer period.

Getting rid of Jill, seventeen several years of undertaking the very same work and twenty-1 several years in the very same city, I’m feeling a thing more is desired to reset, recalibrate and replenish.

Replacing Jill is not likely to come about. She’ll generally be with me, just not of my world.

Operate I can change. LexBlog’s mission and vision is transforming and at age sixty-five I am as energized as ever on exactly where we’re headed – and my job in our trigger.

I’m feeling my surrounds require a change, to a new position for at the very least a when.

We bought both equally our Bainbridge Island family members residence and downtown Seattle condominium past calendar year. Dwelling in the Issaquah foothills is a change, but probably not ample of a reset.

The place will I go, and when? Not specific yet.

I generally believed the huge trees is exactly where we went for energy, so like Om I may well also require a vacation as a result of the Redwoods, absent from work, to reset, recalibrate and replenish.