The Reboot Blog

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

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…

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.…

Getting Curious

Getting Curious

“… the self which he has believed himself to be, is nothing but a pattern of habits or artificial reactions.” – Alan Watts As humans, our multi-layered neural complexities run…

The Perils of Perfectionism

The Perils of Perfectionism

“Perfectionism is an unproductive use of attention. Self-hatred will not make us better.” – Sharon Salzberg Perfection has many faces. I’m sure you’ve seen it in yourself or in people…