The PDB: Lens & Mirror

The Present Tense Daily Brief

Good Morning,

The PDB was a daily email newsletter written out of the Present Tense Fitness studio in Dayton, Ohio during 2017. From January to December, we sent out daily messages about topics ranging from racism to fitness to nutrition to design. It was an ambitious attempt to wrestle people away from social media in the morning while redirecting focus toward introspection, thought, and a holistic view of wellness.

While we are no longer writing the PDB, I hope you’ll follow along with us at Present Tense Fitness to see what we’re all about. Find us at or visit us at our brick and mortar studio in Dayton at 222 E. 6th Street in the historic Oregon District.

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