Get Lit w/ Kit- March 2021

It feels like spring! Let’s get into a new Flow. I enjoyed How to Pronounce Knife by Souvankham Thammavongsa, a collection of short stories from the perspective of Laos refugees. So much power transmitted through her words. If you’re a “creative” of any type, there is only one book you should read this year, The Practice: Shipping Creative Work by Seth Godin.  Speaking of creative, … More Get Lit w/ Kit- March 2021

Get Lit w/ Kit – February 2021

It’s Black History Month!! If you’re not listening to Nina Simone, Billie Holiday, and Sammy Davis Jr…you should be. I revisited Harper Lee’s classic To Kill a Mockingbird and then did a deep dive into The Negro in the City, a fantastic collection of essays penned by African American royalty (I first got my hands on this book 20 years ago, and it … More Get Lit w/ Kit – February 2021

Get Lit With Kit – December 2020

Howdy ho for the holidays! The big news…I’m working towards opening my own school. Here’s a little taste of how I encourage kids to read. The article Tests, Stress, and Mindfulness will give you a sense of my philosophy. Will you be sending your kids to learn with me? In other big news, I finally feel good enough and strong enough to … More Get Lit With Kit – December 2020

Get Lit With Kit – November 2020

Hey, folks.  I’ve been slowing down quite a bit during these uncertain days. Living in a COVID “hot spot” can be stressful. To combat the pressure, I’ve been doing my darndest to meditate. Sam Harris never fails. Deepak Chopra is also coming up with a strong listening library. As promised, I hit up another John Irving novel, The World According to … More Get Lit With Kit – November 2020

This Means War

“We refuse to believe that which we do not understand. We foolishly believe that our own limitations are the proper measure of limitations. “  – Napoleon Hill   What if I’m wrong?  A question. A probe What if I’m wrong? A realization. A threat. What if I’m wrong? Failure. Defeat. Resurrection. This utterance has the … More This Means War