Bigger, better, faster, is today's mantra. Within the frenetic and frenzied culture of the West today, amid the blizzard of downloads, texts, status updates, e-mails, and smart phones; within the break-neck world of work, in which we must look busy or else; within a consumer world in which we endlessly pursue more things to keep up with the latest gadgetry, as well as with each other; within all the pressures to be someone, to make something of your life, and to be seen as successful; Brian Draper stops. And pauses. And breathes in. And breathes out. And listens. And asks, How can we simply live?