Entries by djnicke

Henry Ford’s Electric Car

Did you know that Henry Ford built an electric car in 1914? He often spoke of exhaust fumes from gasoline cars causing cancer. Henry Ford also formed a company in 1916 to produce clean vegetable-based fuels for his automobiles. By 1935, his scientists had learned to produce ethanol fuel from vegetables at around $0.25 per […]

Are You A Hero?

Are you a Hero? If you believe Joseph Campbell (author of ‘The Hero With A Thousand Faces’), we are all the heroes of our own personal story. But what does it mean to be a hero? This is perhaps the most important question for each of us to ask ourselves, and there are as many […]


Decide What You Want From Life

1 month ago (April 2013), I sat down and wrote out my definite major purpose. I wrote that I wanted to be in London by the end of May. At the time I wrote those words, I had no idea how I would achieve this. I had no idea when. But I BELIEVED it would […]