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You are looking for peace – and peace is looking for you

Stand still. Stand very, very still. So that the peace can find you. I recommend the following guides: Brett Kelly’s “Evernote Essentials”, Dan Gold’s $5 guides to Getting Everything Done with Evernote and Springpad, and DocumentSnap Solutions’ Paperless Document Organization Guides. Be sure to try DocumentSnap’s free email course on going paperless first before buying […]

Good news! They have found your luggage!

What you are looking for is inside of you. Delighted? You should be! You may not have your luggage in your hand, but they have found your luggage! I recommend the following guides: Brett Kelly’s “Evernote Essentials”, Dan Gold’s $5 guides to Getting Everything Done with Evernote and Springpad, and DocumentSnap Solutions’ Paperless Document Organization […]

The traveller’s dilemma – in the journey of life, have you overpacked?

In this journey of life, which is afoot, have you overpacked? Absolutely! Have you packed the right things? I recommend the following guides: Brett Kelly’s “Evernote Essentials”, Dan Gold’s $5 guides to Getting Everything Done with Evernote and Springpad, and DocumentSnap Solutions’ Paperless Document Organization Guides. Be sure to try DocumentSnap’s free email course on […]

New Year’s Greetings

“There is never a stop to the sunrise. Sunrise happens all day long. Somewhere on this earth the sun is rising. Somewhere on this earth the sun is setting. That was just where YOU were. It never stops. It keeps happening all day long. And what is your night, somewhere is daylight.” I recommend the […]

Passwords and passphrases – upgrade your password security

I recently upgraded my password security after reading an Intercept article about passphrases vs passwords. The skinny: passphrases are better when it comes to something like a master password, or for locking or encrypting a local folder or drive, but for individual websites, random passwords generated by a password generator (such as LastPass) are quite […]

Barefoot shoes! (Not April Fool’s)

Barefoot running shoes? Are you serious??!? Yes. They exist. They sell on Amazon (and elsewhere). And they’re apparently great for you. A kind reader recently sent me an email with a link to her  very interesting article, 15 Health Benefits of Barefoot Running Shoes, According to Science (+8 Tips for Beginners). She’d spotted my blog […]

2nd-hand book sale!

(Updated March 18th,  2018 2018年3月18日作成。) All profits go to charity Click here to see all my book-sale posts, or copy and paste the following link into your browser: http://bit.ly/sheffners2ndhandbooks Many thanks to those of you who purchased some of these books. See all my Japanese books for sale here: http://bit.ly/myjapanesebooksforsale 売っている日本語の本の全てはこちら> bit.ly/myjapanesebooksforsale 売っている本(英語も日本語も)の全てはこちら> http://bit.ly/sheffners2ndhandbooks 「Get Shorty」 を 1,180 で@amazonから出品しました […]

歴史の中古本(2)

日本語の本を売っています。 (Updated April 3rd, 2018 2018年4月3日更新。) All profits go to charity Click here to see all my book-sale posts, or copy and paste the following link into your browser: http://bit.ly/sheffners2ndhandbooks Many thanks to those of you who purchased some of these books. See all my Japanese books for sale here: http://bit.ly/myjapanesebooksforsale 売っている日本語の本の全てはこちら> bit.ly/myjapanesebooksforsale 売っている本(英語も日本語も)の全てはこちら> http://bit.ly/sheffners2ndhandbooks    「発現永楽大鐘(漢英日対照)(中国語)」 を […]

Recommended reading

This is a list of recommended reading, books and articles that I have found helpful in teaching me to think more clearly and understand cause and effect. First, some links to articles I used in the presentation on Feb. 25th, 2017. Swine Flu:Swine_Flu_by_Rappoport_bitly_links.pdf MishTalk: 60,000 visas unbanned. Trump acted foolishly, irreponsibly, and likely illegally. Logical […]

Best wishes for 2017

I recommend the following guides: Brett Kelly’s “Evernote Essentials”, Dan Gold’s $5 guides to Getting Everything Done with Evernote and Springpad, and DocumentSnap Solutions’ Paperless Document Organization Guides. Be sure to try DocumentSnap’s free email course on going paperless first before buying his products. Sign up for it on his homepage. Disclosure of Material Connection: […]