Welcome to my website!

Here you will find an assortment of thoughts and ideas.  They range from family history to biohacking.  There are even notes on AD&D and my science interests.

Feel free to peruse.  Click on a link. Comment on a post.  In the end, per chance you’ll get a point of reference or maybe just a smile.  

Thank you for visiting, and getting to know me.  And of course, say “Hi” if so inclined.   

~ Best, J.

Biohacker, Techno Geek, Hiker, and Purveyor.

It doesn't matter what the consequences are at the moment, it's what you do next that matters most.

~ James Stoffel, 3/29/2017

I have learned this at least by my experiment: That if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavours to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

~Henry David Thoreau

Your philosophy determines whether you will go for the disciplines or continue the errors.

~Jim Rohn (1930-2009)

Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.

~ Sören Kierkegaard (1813-1855)

Be a philosopher; but, amidst all your philosophy, be still a man.

~ David Hume (1711 - 1776)

Progress is not necessarily taking a step forward, sometimes it's simply facing forward.

~ James Stoffel, 03/08/2017

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

~Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Don’t wish it was easier, wish you were better. Don’t wish for less problems, wish for more skills. Don’t wish for less challenge, wish for more wisdom.


~Jim Rohn (1930-2009)

If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.


~Jim Rohn (1930-2009)

For every person there is a dream and in that dream there is a storm. And no other person can conquer that storm except he, himself who possesses it.

~ James Stoffel, 3/17/81