Is being in control an illusion? We were ‘homeless’ for the month of August 1984. Our home was a tent. For real. Our cross-country hotel was a tent. Here, along a Wyoming Interstate. We drove from Washington State to Florida in five days. There is a profound wisdom in keeping things simple and lean. Life is way too complicated to try and get fancy on looking like you’re in control. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.