Lars Toomre

Some Personal Thoughts and Trivia


The Artist's Way Every Day - May 5th

Blonde beauty Ingibjorg Egilsdottir was Miss Iceland Universe 2009

Very often a risk is worth taking simply for the sake of taking it. There is something enlivening about expanding our self-definition, and a risk does exactly that. Selecting a challenge and meeting it creates a sense of self-empowerment that becomes the ground for further successful challenges. Viewed this way, running a marathon increases your chances of writing a full-length play. Writing a full-length play gives you a leg up on a marathon. Complete the following sentence. "If I didn't have to do it perfectly, I would try ___________."

Daily Reflection: Master of Life

Husky stands against blue sky near Akranes on west coast of Iceland

As I master my mind, I become the master of life and fate.

Thought for Today: Creating a Peaceful Character

Waterfall in Iceland under turbulent skies

To be peaceful you have to see yourself as a peaceful being. It means to think about being peaceful. It means that you have to be able to be able to describe it in words. You must be capable of experiencing the feelings you would have if you reached that peaceful state. Now believe in it. If you feel it, it's real. Simply work on it and keep it uppermost in your mind. Make it yours and it will become your natural behaviour.