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On the Road

Prep: Play

Prep: Play

My favorite quote of all time comes from Kurt Vonnegut. He said: "I tell you, we are here on Earth to fart around, and don't let anybody tell you different."

Let that settle in. Sink in. Embody your being. Because he's right.

But, oh, how our world wants us to believe something so different...

Prep: Spirit

Prep: Spirit

Next Life Area to explore? Spirit. Because ... well ... what the heck is Spirit anyway? Could be your religion, could be a construct that calms you or centers you, could be something that makes you feel connected to a higher power.

What I soon find out with e>v? It's all of the above. And then some... 

Prep: Purpose

Prep: Purpose

OK! We made it! I'm half-way around the world and, naturally, the gazillion-hour flight gave me some time to work through the Prep section of the Evolution Through Vacation guide!

Let's see what I unearthed! (Hint: it has something to do with a retro board game, a soul-bearing discovery and happiness. We're off to a good start.)

Feeling Preppy

Feeling Preppy

The e>v ("e through v") journey starts with "Prep." And, wow, so does a last-minute trip half-way around the world. Or: Daniel had been put on a short list of leaders to run a project in Indonesia. He mentioned it to me in passing, with not much confidence that he would be chosen. And then...