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16 July 2019
Space Day
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I celebrated the anniversary of the Apollo 11 launch with the #moonlanding special insert in the NY Times. Excellent stories, illustrations and photographs on the history, as well as where we are now, where we are headed, and how we need space exploration to reflect all of us.

22 June 2019
Twenty Years of Star Wars Covers
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Twenty years of Annie Leibovitz + Vanity Fair + Star Wars 😍📷🚀 #riseofskywalker

20 June 2019
Superbetter Saved My Life
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I can draw a line from deep remission of #Crohns after 7 yrs/17 surgeries –> Jane’s book, Superbetter ($4.99 on kindle). Anyone feeling disempowered—from disease, injury or trauma—can apply her insights to gain what you need most, a sense of agency

6 June 2019
Neal Stephenson's Book Talk, Tonight!
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I’ve been reading Neal Stephenson’s books for over 20 years and tonight, I’m going to meet the man, myth and legend @bookshopsc! I’m taking my well traveled (and worn!) copy of Cryptonomicon to get blessed.

What is your favorite @nealstephenson novel?

20 May 2019
What a week!
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My birthday week was quite a blur, from receiving biopsy results that my Crohn’s is in deep remission, to a remicade infusion, to running the Bay to Breakers (in a rainstorm!). Read about it here -> #autoimmunedisease #ibd #crohns #ketones #ostomy

14 May 2019
I turned 45!
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🚃☕️ Ticket to Ride + Pu erh session 🥑🍞 Grain-free avocado toast lunch 🏃‍♂️ 10K run ⚾️ Watched Chris Sale throw 17Ks 🍔🍫🍰 Awesome dinner + grain-free chocolate torte birthday cake 📌🎾🕹️ Played some pinball 💯 Turning 45 was not so bad!

9 May 2019
Happy Bike to Work Day
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Happy Bike to Work Day from sunny … er, rainy Santa Cruz!

7 May 2019
My May Reads
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May reading list is set! Currently, an advance of A Hero Born by Jin Yong and Best. Movie. Year. Ever. by @BrianRaftery. Then diving into @tcboyle, Richard Powers, Ted Chiang + Breach by @eliotpeper release on my birthday!

4 May 2019
Inspiring Episode III
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One more for #StarWarsDay2019: Battleship Potemkin -> Throne of Blood -> The Godfather -> Episode III: Revenge of the Sith #MayTheFourthBeWithYou

Inspiring Episode II
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In honor of #StarWarsDay2019 I updated my post on the films that inspired Star Wars. Check out. The Third Man -> The Searchers (with caveat) -> Lawrence of Arabia -> Episode II: Attack of the Clones

About Joshua

Joshua has spent the better part of twenty years helping founders get from idea to launch and from launch to thriving company. He was the president of an e-commerce platform and helped start an eco-friendly plastic company whose materials are used today across the yoga and shoe industry. In 2012, Joshua was sent on a different kind of journey—a health crisis that had him fighting for his life. With the standard of care not working, he dove deep into researching genetics, the microbiome, mitochondrial health, fasting and ketosis. In 2018 Joshua succeed in hacking his autoimmune disease and emerged an athlete, riding over 2000 miles on a single speed bike and competing in two triathlons.