The Art of Winging It
In 2013, I was one of 20 people chosen annually to become a TED Fellow. My first talk, delivered at the main conference in Long Beach, CA, was on the subject of winging it, a process which is very dear to my heart and good for my mind.
The World is Weirder Than You Think
In 2014, I delivered a talk for TEDxYouth at Facebook entitled “The World is Weirder Than You Think.” I spoke to the current failings of our education systems and used my own circuitous story of finding my life’s work to illustrate some key strategies for winding your way through the woods. Unfortunately, all the speaker footage from the event was stolen by the videographer. Which is weird.
An Old Friend Who Never Misses a Good Revolution
For the fellows retreat at Asilomar in Monterey, CA in 2015, I tried to make peace with a destructive force after slipping into something more comfortable.