T.I.L.T. #150 — It’s Time To Be Novel

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T.I.L.T. #149 — Made In Germany? Watch Out!

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T.I.L.T. #148 — Trump Is German and His Mom Is An Immigrant

http://media.blubrry.com/tilt_rene_wells/p/content.blubrry.com/tilt_rene_wells/TILT_148.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | MoreRed alert! Red Alert! Donald Trump is not an American! OK, so he was born in New York, but his mother is from Scotland and his grandparents are German!  His family name was originally ‘Drumpf’ which for those of you who […]

T.I.L.T. #147 — Action Without Action

http://media.blubrry.com/tilt_rene_wells/p/content.blubrry.com/tilt_rene_wells/TILT_147.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | MoreLet the floodgates open. Fireworks just went off outside my home. Or were they all just in my mind? The wind is blowing now, rustling and shaking the large trees outside my window. The active sounds of the Earth come and […]

T.I.L.T. #146 — There’s No Place Like Home

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T.I.L.T. #145 — Don’t Forget To Pack Your Brain

http://media.blubrry.com/tilt_rene_wells/p/content.blubrry.com/tilt_rene_wells/TILT_145.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | MoreGreetings from America, faithful readers and listeners. Sorry for the absence the last couple of weeks. I have a lot of excuses like the fact that I moved house and then went on holiday. But the real truth is that somewhere […]

T.I.L.T. #144 — Happy Anno Uno!

http://media.blubrry.com/tilt_rene_wells/p/content.blubrry.com/tilt_rene_wells/TILT_144.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | MoreToday is my one year wedding anniversary, which according to tradition is the ‘paper’ anniversary. To honor the occasion, I dedicate this week’s digital paper T.I.L.T. to my loving wife in the form of an old-fashioned poem. Happy Anno Uno! Has […]

T.I.L.T. #143 — Graduation Speeches Sans Jobs

http://media.blubrry.com/tilt_rene_wells/p/content.blubrry.com/tilt_rene_wells/TILT_143.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | MoreWe just celebrated the graduation of the Class of 2015 at Jacobs University. It’s the 8th class I’ve seen complete their studies. The 8th graduation ceremony I’ve helped produce. And the 8th time I’ve heard one graduation speech after another trying […]

T.I.L.T. #142 — Costume Changes

http://media.blubrry.com/tilt_rene_wells/p/content.blubrry.com/tilt_rene_wells/TILT_142.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | MoreLast night I had the pleasure of watching my talented wife perform on stage in a play. She was playing a queen in a fairy tale. The role seemed to come naturally for her. This shouldn’t be surprising, though, since she […]

T.I.L.T. #141 — Change Your Underwear

http://media.blubrry.com/tilt_rene_wells/p/content.blubrry.com/tilt_rene_wells/TILT_141.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | MoreI’ve come to realize more and more lately that change, in its endless variety of forms, has always been a central theme in my life. I’ll bet its true for many people whether they realize it or not. Hence, I’ve decided […]