A though (for myself) at the beginning of the year

On Facebook today I noticed a person I'm connected to mention that he's still got the post Holiday blues and was wondering aloud how he could defeat them.  I answered that he might find some success by volunteering his time with an organization help the needy, especially children. I need to look to do this … Continue reading A though (for myself) at the beginning of the year

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Allan Arguello, RIP

This is a post I wish I didn't have to write.  But I do. A couple of days ago I had just parked my car and then popped open my smartphone to check email and Facebook.  I was stunned to see an update on my friend and former co-worker's status.  It was the announcement of … Continue reading Allan Arguello, RIP

About.me is “in” for 2014…and thanks Leigh Anne!!

I'm digging this sudden upsurge of traffic I'm getting on my about.me page.  I have no idea how or why it's happening but apparently it is. About.me is a pretty cool idea.  It allows people to create one page personal profile sites that (at least should) feature a large photograph along with a bio and … Continue reading About.me is “in” for 2014…and thanks Leigh Anne!!

Hitting the gym and making some changes.

In life, there's certain things that can, for good reasons or for bad, can inspire one to make stark changes in one's life.  Such as a few little events that took place on my birthday a couple of months back.  Examining one's life is essential to self-improvement and that's what I've done and have been … Continue reading Hitting the gym and making some changes.

What Jeff Bezos now faces owning the Washington Post

So Jeff Bezos is buying the Washington Post.  That’s a big deal.  Literally.  A big deal for big media, for the digital economy, for news delivery, for all of us. No one knows where this will go.  I’m predicting that Bezos will struggle.  He’ll initially be embraced by the Washington glitterati as he’ll be seen … Continue reading What Jeff Bezos now faces owning the Washington Post

So now he turns 18…

I wrote this on Facebook on the early morning of July 27, 2013...one day later it appears here: It’s well past midnight and I’m sitting here with all sorts of sentimental thoughts in my head. My son – my only child – turns 18 today. Boy that was fast. Throughout my younger years, my own … Continue reading So now he turns 18…