The Reboot Blog

Reflections on the Art of Being Human at Work.

Splendid Isolation

Splendid Isolation

“Once upon a time, when women were birds, there was the simple understanding, that to sing at dawn and to sing at dusk, was to heal the world through joy.…

Defragmenting

Defragmenting

So much of what delights and troubles you Happens on a surface You take for ground. Your mind thinks your life alone, Your eyes consider air your nearest neighbor, Yet…

Developing a Good Seat

Developing a Good Seat

“…meditative awareness shows you how to regain your balance when you lose it and how to use the messages from the phenomenal world to further your discipline. The practice of…

The Truth About Who You Are

The Truth About Who You Are

The watcher comes, knowing the small knowledge of his life in his body in this place in the world. He comes to a place of rest where he cannot mistake…

Thresholds of Change

Thresholds of Change

“Tension is who you think you should be. Relaxation is who you are.” – Chinese Proverb A life that looks good on paper and that leaves you feeling various forms…

The Perpetual Undoing

The Perpetual Undoing

“Helping, fixing, and serving represent three different ways of seeing life. When you help, you see life as weak. When you fix, you see life as broken. When you serve,…

About Time

About Time

“The clock is a soulless mechanism.” – Tahar Ben Jelloun, excerpt The Sand Child Once upon a time, it felt important to be part of the scene and be seen…

From Red to Red Light

From Red to Red Light

Put your life on hold An open path With nowhere to go You start to wonder While sitting at a red light – Johnny Lang Our responses to events that…