Dear Facebook, I’m not sure how I can say this in a nice way, so I won’t. It’s over between us. I suppose I could say it’s not you, it’s me, but that would be a lie. It’s mostly you.
I haven’t written anything in a while, the “muse” just hasn’t been there. I recognize that is exactly the wrong way to write consistently. Best practice is to sit down with a pen and paper every day, the muse be damned! But for me, this endeavor is not a passion, or a livelihood, or […]
“I don’t work to collect money.” — Warren Buffett If anyone should have a skewed perspective on money, it would be Warren Buffett. At the time of this writing, he is worth over 81 billion dollars. Yet he still lives in the first house he ever bought, in 1958, for $31,500. He eschews a personal […]
I had an old high school classmate reach out to me the other week. Seems she had seen this post and wanted to apologize if there was ever a time when she might have ignored me. While I was surprised and greatly appreciated the gesture, I assured her I could not recall such an instance. […]
I’ve noticed a lot of social media postings today with the two simple words: “me too”. This hashtag has been posted by individuals who have been sexually harassed or assaulted at some point in their lives. This really hit home for me when personal friends posted the same two words.
People sometimes ask me what my blog site is about. My answer is always the same. “Me”. I am under no illusions I write great prose. I don’t believe most of my posts are about anything interesting or noteworthy. In fact, most are crap. But that’s OK. Most of us don’t lead noteworthy or adventurous […]