These are the written thoughts, follies, and experiences of Michael D. Haltenberger.

If we are to believe that the human animal is progressing; That we are better than we were and that we continue to improve; That previous forms of government and …

trigger, noun. “An event that is the cause of a particular action, process, or situation.” or “An event that precipitates other events.” That being said if I do my job …

My life being about Guapo makes me take better care of myself. The ways in which he is improving me are worth enumerating: I take care of things immediately (while …

Sometimes it takes darkness and the sweet
confinement of your aloneness
to learn
anything or anyone
that does not bring you alive
is too small for you.

-David Whyte

A bunch of middle aged guys realize one of their friends has gone over the deep end and bought into the system, they kidnap him (or something more clever) and remind him what matters.

His wife agrees and goes along with it.

So do the kids!

MotivationWare Set goals – get paid Social support from your mentor/verifier/friend. Cash deposit from your account into MW escrow account? It’s may be your money but really it is an …