i worked, served, learned, and grew up there – 30 years worth.
Think about what lights your fire.
It sure as heck isn’t something that’s luke warm.
It has to be something powerful.
It’s something bigger than yourself.
It’s something impossible.
It’s something you are compelled to defend because it means that much to you to see it grow and prosper.
On April Fool’s Day 2009, jeff noel began writing five daily, differently-themed blogs (on five different sites). It was to be a 100-day self-imposed “writer’s bootcamp”, in preparation for writing his first book. He hasn’t missed a single day since.
This website is about our physical health. To easily and safely leave this site to read today’s post on jeff’s spiritual health website, click here.
We love inspiration. Underdogs. Courage. Rebels. Olympics.
This scene, a personal favorite, is 90 seconds. Steve Prefontaine is the only athlete, any sport, that Nike has immortalized in bronze. Donald Sutherland plays Pre’s coach. Pre’s coach was the co-founder of Nike, as well as the USA Track & Field Head Coach at the 1972 Munich Olympics.
Know who you are, what turns you on, and push your limits. Anything else is just chicken-sh!t.