Tag: inspiration

June 6, 2013 / Text

Many years ago I attended my first hacker conference in Berlin, an experience that would forever change the course of my life. During those beautiful days I met many inspiring new friends and acquaintances who’s work and life philosophies would become an important part of…

December 22, 2010 / Text

It is the anniversary, though I don’t need an anniversary to remind me of someone who’s energy, wisdom, and spirit, I carry with me everyday. 2 years ago I wrote this text, and I re-post it because it never stops being true: When I was…

November 30, 2009 / Audio

During his long career as a public relations professional in the health insurance world, Wendell Potter lived a luxorious life far removed from the realities of uninsured people throughout the country. Until the day he turned up at a free healthcare fair where thousands of…

December 22, 2008 / Text

When I was a child, he would come over to the US and take family vacations with us. I would listen to his stories of so many adventures he had just returned from. He spoke so many languages and had this encyclopedic knowledge of the…