962 Pages. 3 pounds. Truly, I wish I’d gotten the kindle edition. The size and weight of the print book prevented me from carrying it along at all times which really slowed my reading. The ideas were at least as heavy as the book. It was painful. Heartwarming. Tragic. Hopeful. Agony. Thought-provoking. Fraught. Important. Not […]
I have gotten to meet some pretty inspiring people through the Thiel Fellows program. Not just the fellows, but mentors, applicants, finalists and even some other parents. There is a growing community of interesting, motivated young people from all over the world. It has been fascinating to see what different talents they bring to the table […]
Sometimes you just have to keep going. One foot in front of the other. Carefully. Even when you are not sure exactly where it will lead. What’s your next step?
Drive. Drive and wait, a lot. Or maybe it will take walking, riding a bike, taking the bus, train. Or plane. The peers and connections you and your child need to make might be VERY inconvenient and present a number of challenges. How do you get budding Thiel Fellows where they need to go? Creative problem […]