It has been a while since I did a wine review. Like everyone else, life happens, so my time to indulge in both drinking wine AND researching it for a blog post has been limited. So I have just been drinking and skipping the research part! In preparation for an upcoming trip … [Read more...] about Secoli Amarone della Valpolicella 2014
I realized the other day I have been blogging on this site for nearly a year. My first blog was on April 26th of 2017. (there are some older posts, but they were initially on my Tumblr site, and I ported them over). It was this time last year I created this site to work on … [Read more...] about My Writing Experiment: One Year In
I often wonder why we don’t take lies seriously anymore. Back in the age of the Vikings, the worst insult you could inflict on a Norseman was to call him an Oath-breaker. While killing and pillaging were accepted parts of the Norse way of life, breaking a sworn promise was … [Read more...] about When Did It Become OK to Lie?
As both an introvert and a company CEO, I'm forced to walk the tightrope of communicating with my staff but still being true to my personality. These two aspects of my business life are often at odds. As a CEO I'm forced to attend a variety of meetings, discussions, and calls. … [Read more...] about The Introverted CEO’s “Rules of Engagement”
Spring is here although you can't see it through all the snow and ice in Blowing Rock as I write this today. Nonetheless, as warmer weather approaches, my Missus and I can enjoy some day hikes somewhere nearby. We both prefer day hikes over pack hiking for a variety of … [Read more...] about Day Hike Trails near Boone, NC