Pure Magic

Pure Magic

In a lot of ways surfing is the perfect metaphor for life. When I surf I am in a dance between going where the wave is heading and directing the board where I want to go.In life my particular circumstances are like the wave and how I choose to live my life is a lot...
Kamakura Days

Kamakura Days

My favorite spot in Tokyo isn’t even in Tokyo. Kamakura is by the ocean, about 90 minutes from Shinjuku. The most famous thing in Kamakura is the great Buddha. I love going to this place. I love sitting in the temple courtyard during various seasons, watching...
Eddie Would Go

Eddie Would Go

                  Last week I had the good fortune of body surfing Waimea Bay. I love the sheer beauty of this patch of coastline, slightly indented from the open seas of the North Shore.¬† This is a place steeped in...
My Peak Experience: By the Ocean at Dusk

My Peak Experience: By the Ocean at Dusk

What is it in your life you love to do with all your heart? What is it that you have forgotten about doing because life got in the way? What would you love to try but feel as if it would be too much of a hassle? What did you think was cool as a kid, but never ended up...
Becoming Clear

Becoming Clear

How does uncertainty or the unkown make you feel? For me deciding on leaving my safe, steady and lucrative life was a bit nervewracking to say the least. I had no idea how to move forward, I knew I could not stay where I was. I was really stuck. I became unstuck by...
Into the Fire Malibu Day

Into the Fire Malibu Day

 Recently I co-led a workshop I created with my colleague Karen Pery. It was a daylong beach leadership retreat called Into The Fire Session (ITFS) held in Malibu California. It was one of the most enjoyable, amazing and worthwhile things I have ever done in my...