I reached someone yesterday

Yesterday, one person disagreed strongly with something I wrote. Just one person, no more. This person may never read my material again, and they may never change their mind on the topic. What I wrote was a success because for a few precious seconds, I had permission to speak to them. If I can change the wayContinue reading “I reached someone yesterday”

93 Million Liars

Is it ethical to WATCH football (American)? The question might be dismissed quickly by many fans, but the answer is NO. (Full disclosure: I am a fan.) When I’m faced with a difficult question, I trust my instincts. My gut feeling. Does it feel right? It does not. It never was right. I was lying toContinue reading “93 Million Liars”

How NOT to make money blogging

1) Start a blog on WordPress, TypePad, Tumblr, Blogger, or any site of your choosing. I like WordPress. 2) Put your real name on it for everyone to see. 3) Start writing stuff every day. Try to make it good, but most importantly be honest. 4) Sit back and watch the money not roll in.Continue reading “How NOT to make money blogging”

“It’s too late.”

Following up on Monday’s post, it is NOT too late for you to do something positive. To make art; to make a connection. Whether you’re 34, 43, or 78. Whether you have 2 children, 2 grandchildren, 2 jobs, or all of those things. You just have to do it. This is not a Nike commercial. ThisContinue reading ““It’s too late.””