The Sea Squirt is the coach potato of the sea, sitting in a stream of nutrients with no activity until it literally devours its own primitive cerebral ganglia "brain."
As a "tadpole," however, the Sea Squirt's tiny brain is active as it seeks out nutrients, moving about, exploring and growing.
As the Sea Squirt develops into an adult, it attaches permanently to a rock or a boat's hull or pilings where the passing current will provide enough nutrients to survive.
Don't Be a Sea Squirt
I've had those times in life when I found a job that supplied just enough to get by. The goal was to exist, get paid, eat, sleep, wake up and exist another day. The weekend was a quick reprieve, and then back to the grindstone.
Hopefully this does not describe your current position, if it does, it is time to detach from the hull of someone else's boat and get moving!
Follow Your Passion in Life
Author and mentor Dan Miller will never retire in the traditional sense, because there is nothing to retire from. He has found the intersection of play and work and his life's ambition is to help others do the same.
Throughout the week, Dan will have many hours devoted to reading, writing, consulting and podcasting Continue Reading ...