This is a Periscope replay of the #DailyMentor. In this special edition, I shared the tools I am using in my Periscope broadcasts. You can find the complete list here.

If you are interested, I broadcast daily on Periscope, Monday through Friday at 12:30 p.m. CDT. If I published a new blog post or podcast, we discuss that. If not, we talk about whatever I am thinking about. And I always take some off-topic questions.

You’ll need to download the free Periscope app if you want to watch live. You can get the iPhone and Android versions here.

Are You Using These Top 5 Travel Apps?

My Top 5 Travel Apps

Because of my public speaking, I spend a lot of time traveling. In just the past four weeks I have been to Charlotte, San Diego, Richmond, Atlanta, Philadelphia, Detroit, Mobile, Dallas, Tulsa, and Denver. In some ways traveling has never been more stressful—more delays, more canceled flights, and more crowded flights. But technology eases the […]

On Enlightenment

Enlightenment is not about knowing as much as it is about unknowing; it is not so much learning as unlearning. … It’s more about entering the mystery than arriving at a mental certitude.” — Richard Rohr On the Threshold of Transformation (p.

Handel’s Messiah, Auto-Tuned

In an effort to make Handel’s “Messiah” more accessible to a younger audience, Grant Woolard recorded this auto-tuned version of the “7th Chorus.” … [youtube id="qZAPI3DEly8"]

Why the Printing Press Will Kill Books

Never were known such excesses of the scholars: it is he cursed inventions of the age that ruin everything: artillery, serpentines, bombards, and above all, printing, that other pestilence from Germany. … The end of the world is certainly at hand!” — Victor Hugo The Hunchback of Notre Dame , p.

On Despair

A soul that is close to despair doesn’t know that it’s already standing on the brink, beyond which there lies a new path.” — Elder Barsanuphius of Optina