The Reboot Blog

Articles & reflections on the inner work of leadership and resiliency.

Point of Departure

Point of Departure

“There is something in every one of you that waits and listens for the sound of the genuine in yourself. It is the only true guide you will ever have.…

Chasing Purpose

Chasing Purpose

People say that what we’re all seeking is a meaning for life. … I think that what we’re seeking is an experience of being alive, so that our life experiences…

The Sound of Settling

The Sound of Settling

For years, copying other people, I tried to know myself. From within, I couldn’t decide what to do. Unable to see, I heard my name being called. Then I walked…

Unfolding

Unfolding

“You need only claim the events of your life to make yourself yours. When you truly possess all you have been and done, which may take some time, you are…

The Turning

The Turning

“I will be lost and unlost, over and over again, relax love. You were meant to be this glorious. Epic. Story.” – Nayyirah Waheed Ever felt a bit like Dante…

Risking Significance

Risking Significance

I will not die an unlived life I will not live in fear of falling or catching fire. I choose to inhabit my days, to allow my living to open…

The Only Life You Could Save

The Only Life You Could Save

But little by little, as you left their voices behind, the stars began to burn through the sheets of clouds, and there was a new voice which you slowly recognized…

Earning Your Wings

Earning Your Wings

I often hold 40 as a turning-point-year in my mind. I listen to the myths and the word on the street, I hear the poems about this time, and I…