September 30, 2016

Step Fifty Five

It’s only penciled in, but it may as well be chiseled in stone. I am finally going back to Europe. When I touch down in London, […]
April 22, 2016

Step Fifty Two

I thought I didn’t need this blog anymore. Seemed like I’d reached an equilibrium of sorts, that I’d told the stories I needed to tell. Then […]
September 11, 2015

Step Fifty

About a year ago, my entire focus was on … focus. I was doing everything in my extremely limited power to narrow my vision, tighten my […]
August 26, 2015

Step Forty Eight

I can’t believe it’s been 10 years since Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast (not to mention huge chunks of inland Louisiana, Alabama and Mississippi). When […]
August 21, 2015

Step Forty Seven

What did you do at work today? I started the day by telling everyone who works with me that the company is no longer able to provide […]
August 7, 2015

Step Thirty Five

Tin Cans Unlimited, a company I co-founded six years ago, rarely makes an appearance on this blog (beyond the copyright notice in the footer). That’s by […]
August 5, 2015

Step Thirty Two

  I will never forget my first long-distance solo “cruise.” Even though I was being “graded” – the big cross-country solo is a requirement for licensure – […]
August 3, 2015

Step Thirty

  Every so often, I come across a Facebook meme that actually sticks with me. This one, quoting Pablo Picasso, happened across my feed Saturday night. […]
March 22, 2015

Step Twenty Three

“If you live near a Whole Foods; If no relative of yours serves in the military; If you’re paid by the year, not the hour; If no […]