13 of 40: 21 days to change a habit. 27 days till YK. repeat or repair? #prepent5775
12 of 40: what’s one selfless action I am proud of from the year? #prepent5775
Sep.7/Elul 12 13 of 40 Maxwell Maltz was a plastic surgeon in the 1950s who somehow found out that it would take his patients about 21 days to get used to seeing their new face. “Similarly, when a patient had an arm or a leg amputated, Maltz noticed that the patient would sense a phantom […]
8 of 40: Stash White shoes?Says who. Harvest one norm-defiance moment from your year. share with pride. #prepent5775
If one were able to survey at a glance all he has done in the course of a life, what would he feel? He would be terrified at the extent of his own power. Said Abraham Joshua Heschel. These days of Elul were made to make us challenge our comfort zone, face what we […]
Labor Liberated. Reclaim. #prepent 5775.
Social cues, local laws, religious regulations and general common sense govern our actions and generally keep us out of trouble and jail and in sync with our surroundings. The defiance of norm as an expression of individual choice and independent flavor is anything from a fashion choice to political statement, driving too fast or refusing […]
PREPENT 5775: join my 40 days blog in2 new year & new you.
Prepent 7 Elul 6 9/1 Labor Liberates.Nazis stole slogan from socialists.time2 reclaim.spiritual work gets us closer 2 better self.#prepent5775 Labor Day is the last day of summer and the ‘here we go’ before the fall. Coinciding with Elul, this is a day to focus on what makes us get up in the morning with a […]
PREPENT is back! Now in its fifth year, this is my annual 40 day journey-blog into the High Holy Days, and I invite you to join me, prep ahead and enter the new Jewish year with more mindfulness + focus. Starting on the first day of the month of Elul, Tuesday, August 26, and leading up to Yom […]