California Love

If you’ve got four minutes, I’d love to give you a timelapse tour of all of the most visually stunning places California has to offer, filmed over four years, from coastline to mountains to deserts, from cities to agriculture to national parks. California from Hal Bergman on Vimeo.

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A story about life.

Kyrgyzstan: An unexpected accident with Life… By Doug Smith Life is not your heart beating or your lungs breathing, those are just physical norms we all experience and a necessity of life. Life is how we live our lives, attitudes we carry, choices we make, and the time we spend, those are what is precious. […]

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a week of thanks … flashback.

Gratitude. (Originally posted March 15, 2011 / New Delhi, India) Well, it’s time … My adventure in India will soon be coming to an end and I seriously can’t believe it’s time to go home. I am facing this fact with many mixed emotions as you can imagine, especially because I use the word “home” loosely … […]

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“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”*

To take for granted: to expect something to be available all the time and forget that you are lucky to have it. Gratitude, thankfulness, gratefulness, or appreciation is a feeling, emotion or attitude in acknowledgment of a benefit that one has received or will receive. *John F. Kennedy

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