It Would Be Ridiculously Easy To Call This A Failure When In Fact, It’s Quite The Opposite Some would say taking 30 years to write a book is pathetic. Others would say, congratulations. See how easy it is to start seeing the positive, the blessing? 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.