Life Happens: Get over it

We've all been there, on either side of the spectrum. Life can be great or it can be a real struggle when all of a sudden things change rapidly. Again, this can either be in the direction of struggle or success. This recently happened to me in both directions and relatively back to back. Life [...]

Alter Ego: Power up

It's always the same story. Something dramatic is taking place and there's someone or something in need of saving. Suddenly the hero appears after a wardrobe change or undertaking a transformation of some sort. Justice League But why? Why the alter ego? Why not just perform whatever task necessary without transformation? Obviously many of the [...]

The Greater Good: Shades of Grey

I recently had an interesting discussion regarding the lesser of two evils. The notion there is a greater good. This discussion came from a thought experiment called the "Trolly Problem". The idea of making a decision based on the greater good has a variety of implications. I'll illustrate a few of these gray matter decisions [...]

Life and Death In The Fast Lane

This one doesn't have any pictures. Use your mind. I believe it was sometime in 2008 or 2009. I hadn't anticipated watching someone die that day. Especially not someone many years younger than me. As if that matters. I certainly hadn't anticipated my military experience being the topic of brief, though relevant discussion. I had [...]

Position Yourself: Think Like A Surfer

Have you ever watched as an opportunity passed right by? This is typically because you weren't in the right place at the right time. Or maybe you didn't have the tools you needed. Not knowing how to position yourself is something that can be fixed though education. Educating yourself will also improve your ability to [...]

The Other Side of Fear

What would you do if you weren't afraid? It wasn't that long ago I was sitting at my desk in corporate America. Begrudgingly questioning how I could possibly be wanting to quit. I had finally "made it". Yet there I was contemplating the unthinkable. I wanted to leave my job to start my own business [...]

Patience in a world of chaos

Have you ever found yourself feeling like you're getting nowhere fast? Welcome to the party! It's about as common a feeling as any. Especially in todays world of instant gratification. Progress Over Perfection One of the main issues I run into myself is competing interests between progress and perfection. It's natural to want to create [...]

You’ve gotta start somewhere!

Thanks for joining me! My name is Micah and I'm a life long explorer. Tasty Dangerous ™ is all about adventure, but not necessarily in the traditional sense that could commonly be attributed to travel. Rather, it's all about mindset development through adventure, business and creativity. I'll be sharing insights from my life's successes and [...]