The Circle (Shortfilm)

The Circle (Shortfilm) from Six N. Five on Vimeo.

Where Am I? [ Conscious Leadership ]

A question I ask multiple times a day at this point: Where am I? Above the line (open, curious, committed to learning) or below the line (committed to being right, defensive, closed)? Such a helpful tool. If you want to hear more, listen to this podcast I posted about last week.

The video above is from Concious Leadership Group.

(Thank you Noah)

The Wonder of Life

Atoms with Consciousness: Yo-Yo Ma Performs Richard Feynman’s Ode to the Wonder of Life.

Brené Brown Wisdom

Don’t Ask Where I’m From, Ask Where I’m a Local

As someone who has lived in NYC for 23 years, I feel this.

How To Stop Swiping and Find Your Person on Dating Apps

The Psychology of Your Future Self

“Human beings are works in progress that mistakenly think they’re finished.” Dan Gilbert shares recent research on a phenomenon he calls the “end of history illusion,” where we somehow imagine that the person we are right now is the person we’ll be for the rest of time. Hint: that’s not the case.

How To Pick Up A Duck

Consequential Strangers

I remember the morning in 1999, shortly after moving to NYC, when the coffee cart guy had my coffee and bagel ready by the time I arrived at the cart. He saw me coming. He made me feel home in a city where I didn’t know anyone. Definitely a consequential stranger.

Leave Everything Better Than You Found it

How to Find Hope in Hopeless Times

(via The Curious Brain)

Take Me To Church

Lenny Kravitz: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Give Yourself Permission to Be Creative

Not new. But always worth another listen. Thank you Ethan Hawke.

Continuum by Krista Kim

Times Square is not a place I ever want to visit. Until now: I would love to experience Continuum by Krista Kim where synchronized across 90 electronic billboards, a slowly shifting gradient of color washes over Times Square, creating a moment of calm amidst one of the most visually kinetic places in the world.

This Scene

“You are what you love, not what loves you.”

Chicken People

I am a Chicken People at heart. I love all things chicken.

Treeline

Patagonia Films presents: Treeline. Follow a group of skiers, snowboarders, scientists and healers to the birch forests of Japan, the red cedars of British Columbia and the bristlecones of Nevada, as they explore an ancient story written in rings.

The Bialetti Moka Express

Thank you Open Culture for this deep dive post into The Bialetti Moka Express. (Click through for more info on this ingenious invention)

On Making Friends

Nathaniel Drew explores the challenge of making friends as adults.

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The Power of Letting Go

Letting go as a concept simplified by Nietzsche.

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How Big Is Our Universe?

An updated version of Powers of Ten, based on current science. Fascinating.

Why We Resist Change

Tank And The Bangas: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

I love you Tiny Desk.

(Thank you Casey)