Tomorrowland: Two Wolves – the real Cherokee story

I posted this because I found the story to be very powerful after watching Disney's Tomorrowland (2015) and wanting to know the two wolves story. An old Cherokee is teaching his grandson about life: “A fight is going on inside me,” he said to the boy.”It is a terrible fight and it is between two wolves. One is evil – he is anger, envy, sorrow, regret, greed, arrogance, self-pity, guilt, resentment, inferiority, lies, false pride, superiority, … [Read more...]

One Sand-Skeeball-Sculpture at a Time

Building sandcastles and other sand structures is incredibly similar to being an entrepreneur. Everyone on the beach has the tools and resources to do so right in front of them, but few try for one reason or another. Perhaps some have never thought to try, they do not have the creative vision. Others might think it a cool idea, think back on times as a child, and say, "Well I will be shunned by society if I try; and I'm likely no good at it … [Read more...]

Let The Avalanche of Action Flow Through You

Instead of filling your life with other people's stories, gossip, news and social media; fill life with your own stories of action. I encourage you to find and bless the world with your unique value of creation... your creativity, your perspective and your passion shared with the world for the benefit of all, yourself included. Listen in the stead of talking. Walk the talk to let your voice be heard through others. The sound of one rock rolling … [Read more...]

Venture Socialist? – Value Over Risk & Return

Guy with Cowboy hat and white shirt hitchhiking to Reno in Nevada

One June 16th, 2010 I wrote the following on my old blog @ dananimal.blogspot.com: If I could give one thing to the world... one thing that would change it and sustain it... it would be the oxymoron of a non-profit organization that's goal and purpose in life is to create, invest in, support, and build sustainable businesses... an organization that reinvests what is earned into the community and the world around it... building businesses not … [Read more...]