Copy Cat

I’m a writer. I’m a writer 365 days a year, 24 hours a day. While I only get to type the words a few treasured days of the week, my brain never shuts off. Everything around me is an idea waiting to happen. I’ve just recently watched a documentary on the late incomparable Nora Ephron … More Copy Cat

Burning Bridges

  I love the first day of the year, it is filled with the sort of magic that Santa is made of. Totally not real at all, but at the same time…it’s everything. You woke up this morning believing in yourself a whole lot more than you did yesterday. There’s a goal you want to … More Burning Bridges

My Generation

  I’m in a weird spot, and it seems so strange to me. My grandfather died about a week or so ago, and with him went an entire generation. My family is young, or maybe perhaps we have good genes. I don’t know. When I was a kid, my great-great grandmother lived long enough for … More My Generation

Time in a Bottle

One year. These are two words that have been floating around my mind for months. They’re just words, unless you can feel each and every moment of the 365 days these two words represent. One year. It was my personal deadline. As far back as I can remember, the thing that I really would have … More Time in a Bottle

We Built this City

I  wasn’t sure what the topic of this month’s blog was going to be. I haven’t been blogging long, but usually a topic finds me. Thus far, I’ve tried to offer my personal views of what’s happening in my professional life. Its been nice to have a spot to offer a thought or two (or … More We Built this City

And the beat goes on

Delayed gratification. They say it’s a skill for one to be able to possess the self-control to do one simple thing; wait. In 1960 a psychologist named Walter Mischel put together what is known as the “Marshmallow Experiment” and ran a study at Stanford University that would last decades. In the experiment, scientists would offer … More And the beat goes on